Personal Care Assistant

Locations
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Branch name
Eastbourne
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £15.91 per hour
Are you looking to up-skill in a rewarding care environment? Then join Newcross Healthcare today! We are currently looking for dedicated Personal Care Assistants to provide support to our service users living with additional healthcare needs in their own homes across Eastbourne and the surrounds. Take advantage of our flexible work rotas, specialised training packages, free uniform and DBS and earn up to £15.91/hr with our competitive salaries.

Personal Care is a rewarding career!

Essential 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 care assistant job you could be fast tracked through our recruitment process.

Your Skills

In this role you will be able to provide person-centred care and support to our service user living in their own homes across Eastbourne and surrounding areas.

You will need to be a dedicated and talented healthcare professional with previous experience of working with those patients that live with additional care needs.

Your Opportunities

Newcross will also give you the opportunity to broaden your skill set with our many free courses, earned through credits a you work. We deliver around 200 training programmes to ensure that our team can evolve in their role and acquire new skills.

This role will be based in the southeast coast of England, our Eastbourne branch provides the East Sussex region with qualified care assistants, care workers and nurses.

Great Benefits

  • Salary of up to £15.91/hr including holiday pay
  • Guaranteed minimum of 20 hours of work every week
  • Rotas organised up to 4 weeks in advance
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Ongoing training and development through credits earned
  • Interview via video call! This way you can talk to us from the comfort of your own home
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • 24-hour support through dedicated central team and clinical governance
  • Perks at Work, available to all healthcare staff.

Our new flexible pay feature, Flexi Pay, allows you to choose when you are going to get paid. Simply 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)

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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.