Support Worker - Children
Do you want to make a difference to someone's life?
As a Support Worker in Bridgwater, Taunton, Wellington and the surrounding areas of Somerset, you'll be providing support and assistance to enable the children in your care to live their life and make the most of each day, within their own home. Your duties will be varied, with some healthcare support needed, while you may also be required to assist with Epilepsy, Tracheostomy, Ventilation, personal care tasks, meal preparation, posture care, food and drink, clinical needs and social activities. Working for Newcross is an opportunity to become part of a supportive community, supported by like minded individuals.
You'll already have a minimum of 3 months experience under your belt and hold a valid Moving and Handling certificate. We do also accept candidates with experience of caring for a loved one. The right to work in the UK is a must. As well as excellence in care, we also need you to demonstrate our core values of positivity, trustworthiness, respectfulness, understanding, kindness, and calmness on every shift.
Like what you see? Joining Newcross has many benefits. You'll be working for one of the UK's leading independent healthcare providers and joining a supportive community of like-minded individuals who love nothing more than helping others.
What you'll gain
- An hourly rate of up to £10.46, including holiday pay
- Get paid instantly with Flexi Pay
- Fixed hours on a rota basis
- Free, ongoing clinical training
- Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support with virtual appointments
You are able to gain instant access to an advance of up to 50% of the value of your existing shifts through our HealthForceGo® app feature Flexi Pay, even on weekends and bank holiday!