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Care Assistant

Newcross Healthcare

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Our Bath branch is based in the gorgeous countryside of southwest England and provides qualified nurses and care workers to the wider Somerset region.

Are you looking for a new role in a rewarding care environment?

Newcross Healthcare is seeking dedicated Care Assistants to care for our service users living in Wells, Shepton Mallet and the surrounding areas.

What will I be doing?

In the role of Care Assistant, you will give excellent day-to-day care to service users by helping them a variety of personal care tasks which includes but is not limited to washing, toileting, feeding, and mobility. You encourage social integration and participation within the local community as well as any other additional services needed.

What will I benefit from?

  • Salary of up to £13.63/hr including holiday pay
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Flexi Pay - 50% of the value of your shift
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Access our exclusive training, broadening your clinical knowledge
  • 24-hour clinical support through a dedicated central team and clinical governance
  • Benefit from access to a Virtual GP service for consultations, advice and prescriptions*

*Provided in collaboration with a Medicash healthcare plan. Eligible after working 180 hours or the successful completion of a 6 month probationary period.

Flexi Pay

Flexi Pay - allows healthcare staff to access 'same day pay' via our innovative HealthForceGo® app. Simply digitally sign, verify your timesheets and receive up to 50% of the value of your shift that same day! (Includes weekends and bank holidays)

Why join Newcross?

  • A range of flexible hours with weekday, weekend and night shifts to choose from
  • Perks at Work scheme with 30,000 discounts available
  • Free specialised training programs including Makaton, BSL, End of Life care, Safeguarding and many more.
  • Avoid NHS wait times. Our healthcare & mental health support package includes a Virtual GP for convenient consultations, advice and prescriptions - all using your mobile device*

We now offer video interviewing to make it easier for our applicants - Rather than having to travel to an interview, they can talk to us from the comfort of their own home.

If you have a NVQ2 in Health and Social Care or currently work in a care assistant job you could be fast tracked through our recruitment process.

What do I need to join Newcross?

  • 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

What are the next steps?

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

What are you waiting for? Apply now!

*Provided in collaboration with a Medicash healthcare plan. Eligible after working 180 hours or the successful completion of a 6 month probationary period.

If you cannot apply online, please call [... Click Apply...]. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.

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