Children's Support Worker - Days/Nights
At Newcross, we're leading the revolution in personalised home care
As a Support Worker in Taunton, you'll have the rewarding role of bringing a smile to the faces of the people you care for. This is a golden-ticket opportunity to make an impact to people in need, their families and friends.
Each day, your duties will vary. Tasks can include anything from assisting with personal care tasks, meal preparation, medication administration, feeding and PEG care, clinical needs and social activities. You'll work as part of a small team in the homes of our clients.
The ideal applicant has previous experience of supporting service users with Airway Management, Tracheostomy and PEG Feeding however a full induction and training will be provided.
The benefits include
- A competitive remuneration of £16.23 per hour, including holiday pay
- A facility to instantly withdraw your pay
- Fixed hours on a rota basis
- Free ongoing learning and development to take your career where you go
- Access to NHS registered GPs and mental health support to avoid waiting for NHS appointments
Our Flexi Pay app feature gives healthcare staff the chance to instantly withdraw an advance of up to 50% of the value of their existing shifts even on weekends and bank holidays!
We're looking for people who have either professional care experience or have cared for a loved one. You'll need a valid certificate in Moving and Handling and the right to work in the UK. On top of experience, we expect all of our carers to be able to tell us of a time they have exhibited our core values of: positivity, trustworthiness, respectfulness, understanding, kindness, and calmness. You'll need to live by these values whenever you're at work. Access to your own vehicle would be beneficial, but is not a requirement.