Student Nurse: Care Assistant

Locations
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Branch name
Chichester
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £14.12 per hour
Newcross Healthcare is seeking Student Nurses to work as Care Assistants caring for our service users in Portsmouth, Chichester and the surrounding areas. Take advantage of our ongoing training programmes, flexible rotas, a free uniform, a free DBS check and pay rates up to £14.12 per hour.

Earn while you learn with us!

Newcross Healthcare is seeking Student Nurses to fill our Care Assistant roles in Portsmouth, Chichester, Waterlooville, Hayling Island, Gosport and the surrounding areas.

Why work with our team?

  • Flexible hours to suit your ongoing needs
  • Employee perks scheme enabling you to access 30,000 discounts across various retailers
  • Flexi Pay app feature allowing you to withdraw up to 50% of the value of your shift on the same day (Includes weekends and bank holidays)

Role

As a Care Assistant, you will provide care and support to our service users with various life-enhancing tasks. These will change but will include personal care, clinical needs, social activities and any additional services required.

Benefits

  • Salary of up to £14.12/hr including holiday pay
  • Permanent contract with weekly pay and flexible hours
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Perks at Work scheme with 30,000 discounts
  • Free ongoing training and development available free through credits earned as you work
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • 24-hour support through dedicated central team and clinical governance made up of lead nurses
  • 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

Skills & Opportunities

Working with Newcross will enable you to develop your skill set with a wide range of free training programs earned through credits as you work. They will cover topics such as Medication Administration, Basic Life Support, BSL or Makaton, Epilepsy, Dementia Care and many more.

Additional opportunities are available to study towards various National vocational qualifications (NVQ/SVQ).

The local team

Located in the South-East of England, Newcross Healthcare's Chichester branch is based on South Street near Chichester Cathedral and not far from Chichester train station.

Minimum 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 place of work, 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 pay for a practical Moving and Handling Newcross course
  • 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 with many packages of care having agreed mileage payments

Located in the South-East of England, Newcross Healthcare's Chichester branch is based on South Street near Chichester Cathedral and not far from Chichester train station.

Submit your application and a member of our recruitment team will be in touch!

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.