Personal Care Assistant

Chard, Somerset
Branch name
Part Time
Up to £12.89 per hour
Are you compassionate? Do you have a passion for care? Then join our team today! We are currently looking for dedicated Personal Care Assistants to provide outstanding support to our users living with additional healthcare needs in their own homes in Chard, Crewkerne, Ilminster and the surrounding area. Benefit and take advantage of our flexible work rotas, specialised training, free uniform, DBS and earn up to £12.89/hr.

Providing excellent, professional care will change someone's life

With Newcross choose to work full or part time hours, to fit around you, minimum hours are guaranteed, providing you with a flexible income and the comfort of an excellent work-life balance.

Furthermore, we've launched a unique flexible pay scheme, 'Flexi Pay', which allows healthcare staff to access 'same day pay' via our innovative app HealthForceGo®. (includes weekends and Bank Holidays)

What to expect in your role

A Personal Care Assistant will be responsible in providing personal care and support to our service users in their own homes across Chard, Crewkerne and Ilminster.

Newcross carers do as much as they can to ensure the service user in their care is leading a full and happy life.

Join today!


  • Salary of up to £12.89/hr including holiday pay
  • Flexible full and part time hours available across weekday/night and weekend shifts
  • Minimum of 20 hours a week
  • Rotas organised up to 4 weeks in advance
  • FREE criminal record check (DBS) and FREE uniform
  • 24-hour support through dedicated central team and clinical governance
  • Perks at Work, available to all healthcare staff
  • Benefit from our flexible pay feature Flexi Pay; submit your timesheets by 5pm and be paid up to 50% of the value of your shift the very same day. (Includes weekends and bank holidays)


  • 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

The branch is located on Staplegrove Road, close to Taunton train station and is a short drive from Musgrove Hospital.

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. Our recruitment process is tailored to suit you. We interview via video call, a more relaxing and enjoyable way to be interviewed. Plus, you won't have to travel for miles!