Support Worker

Locations
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Branch name
Eastbourne
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £12.96 per hour
Newcross Healthcare is seeking dedicated Support Workers to care for our service users in living in Eastbourne, Polegate, Hailsham, Lewes, Seaford, Newhaven, Bexhill-on-Sea, Pevensey, Ninfield and the surrounding areas. Benefit from flexible hours, free uniform, free DBS check, free training programs and pay rates up to £12.96/hr.

Make a difference with us!

Newcross Healthcare is seeking dedicated Support Workers to care for our service users living in Eastbourne, Polegate, Hailsham, Lewes, Seaford, Newhaven, Bexhill-on-Sea, Pevensey and Ninfield.

The supporting position

As a Support Worker, you will ensure that our service users receive consistent care and support in line with their personal care plans. You will assist them with daily living activities, personal care, meal preparation, new skills, social integration activities and any additional services needed.

If you have a NVQ2 / SVQ2 in Health and Social Care or currently work in a supporting role you could be fast tracked through our recruitment process.

Flexi Pay!

Our new Flexi Pay feature can be accessed through our HealthForceGo® app and enables you to access an advance of up to 50% of the value of your existing shifts on the same day! (Includes weekends and bank holidays)

Take advantage of

  • Salary of up to £12.96/hr including holiday pay
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Flexible hours available
  • Perks at Work - 30,000 discounts
  • Flexi Pay - 50% of the value of their shifts
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Free specialised training programs earned through credits as you work
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • 24-hour support through dedicated central team and clinical governance
  • Online Intranet and Smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
  • Support from a clinical supporting team, line manager, in house office support and a designated field team leader

Choose Newcross!

  • Variety of flexible full time and part time hours available
  • Perks at Work scheme with 30,000 discounts in high street retailers nationwide
  • Free training programs earned through credits as you work

Requirements

  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months' previous paid experience working in a care environment in the UK within the last 3 years
  • Referee contact details for your current workplace, including a manager who can comment on your clinical ability, and for all employments in the past 3 years
  • A certificate confirming your participation in a practical Moving and Handling course in the last 12 months or are willing to enrol on a practical Moving and Handling course with Newcross
  • You will need access to a Smartphone, iPhone (5s or later), iPad or iPod touch compatible with IOS 8.0 (or later) or Android device with a 4.3 operating system (or later), with internet access to manage your rota via our homecare app
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable but not mandatory

If you have a NVQ2 / SVQ2 in Health and Social Care or currently work in a supporting role you could be fast tracked through our recruitment process.

Our friendly team!

Our Eastbourne team is based at Gildredge Road, next to Eastbourne train station. If you're an experienced care assistant or registered nurse, we could have the job for you.

The next steps

Apply today and a friendly member of our recruitment team will be in contact promptly!

Join us!

If you cannot apply online, please call 0800 252 881. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.