Supported Living Care Assistant

Locations
Exeter, Devon
Branch name
Exeter
Contract
Permanent
Status
Part Time
Salary
Up to £13.57 per hour
Are you a hard working carer? Want to join a rewarding healthcare team? Then apply today! Newcross Healthcare are currently looking for professional Care Assistants to provide excellent care and support to adults living with acquired brain injuries in Supported Living Environments in Exeter and the surrounds. Join us and benefit from a free DBS check, a free uniform, pay rates up to £13.57 per hour and ongoing training programmes.

Are you looking for a vocation in a rewarding and professional setting?

Benefit today!

Salary of up to £13.57/hr including holiday pay

Flexible full and part time hours available across weekday/night and weekend shifts to suit!

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)

Perks at Work, available to all healthcare staff. Take advantage of 30,000 discounts at around 80 high street retailers!

Agreed mileage payments for most clients


Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform


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

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The Role

Working across Exeter you will be responsible for caring for those living with acquired brain injuries in a supported living environment.

Care Assistants are responsible for providing personal support to our service users, helping with clinical requirements, social activities and any other additional services that will enable dignified and independent living.

Training

This is a great chance for you to improve your skill set with a range of free training programmes available, all provided by Newcross earned through credits as you work. This could include Basic Life Support, BSL or Makaton, Medication Administration, Dementia Care and many more.

Required

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 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 with many packages of care having agreed mileage payments

Apply!

You can find us at 31-33 Southernhay East, located in the city centre, close to the cathedral and Exeter train station.

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

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!