Support Worker - Learning Disabilities

Dartford, Kent
Branch name
Part Time
Up to £13.19 per hour
Are you looking to enhance your clinical knowledge? Then we have the role for you! Newcross Healthcare is seeking Support Workers to care for children and young adults living with learning disabilities and challenging behaviour in Dartford, Gravesend and the surrounding areas. Take advantage a free DBS check, a free uniform, pay rates up to £13.19 per hour and ongoing training programs.

Looking for a new and exciting career in care?

Newcross Healthcare is seeking dedicated Support Workers to care for children and young adults in a variety of exceptional nursing, residential and specialist care homes in Dartford, Gravesend and the surrounding areas.

Based at 46 High Street, the branch is just a short distance from Ashford International airport.

What you'll do

We are looking for kind and compassionate Support workers who will uphold our caring philosophy whilst providing personal support that enables our service users to live the life they wish to lead.

Our successful candidate will have previous experience supporting individuals living with challenging behaviours, autism and physical or learning disabilities.

Person Specification

  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months' previous care experience
  • Certification in a practical Moving and Handling course in the last 12 months
  • Have access to a smart device, with internet access to manage your rotas
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not mandatory

Why join us?

  • Salary of up to £13.19/hr including holiday pay
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients

  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Access our exclusive training, broadening your clinical knowledge
  • 24-hour clinical support through a dedicated central team
  • Flexible hours across weekday, night and weekend shifts

Flexi Pay

Newcross Healthcare is changing our employees lives with our new HealthForceGo® app feature, Flexi Pay. Our healthcare staff have now the opportunity to receive an advance of up to 50% of money earned during completed shifts, if they so wish. (includes weekends and bank holidays)

Perks at Work

Working with us, you will have access to our Perks at Work scheme which will provide you with 30,000 discounts at around 80 high street retailers.

Submit your application today!

If you would like to join us, simply click apply and a member of our friendly recruitment team will give you a call.

With our video calling technology, you won't have to travel to an interview instead you can talk to us from the comfort of your own home.

Join our fantastic team!

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.