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Care Assistant - Children

Location:
Leominster
Company:
Newcross Healthcare

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As a caregiver, you have the power to change someone's life

Newcross Healthcare is seeking experienced Care Assistants to care for children living with complex care needs in Leominster and the surrounding areas.



About the position

In this role as a Care Assistant, you will ensure that the Newcross values of trust, empathy and expertise underpin everything you do. You will provde life-enhancing care ensuring to respect service users independence, choice and dignity. Tasks may involve helping with basic needs, integration and participation within the local community and any other additional services needed.



We offer flexible pay

At Newcross, we appreciate that last minute expenses can be stressful so we have introduced the Flexi Pay app feature. With Flexi Pay you are able to withdraw up to 50% of your wage on the same day that you worked your shift. Say goodbye to waiting for pay day to come around!

What Newcross Healthcare will offer you

  • 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*
  • Be the boss of when you get paid - instantly withdraw up to 50% of your pay
  • Flexible full and part-time hours to fit around your schedule and no zero-hour contracts. Just mark your availability in our handy app, HealthForceGo, and we'll do the rest
  • Interview from the comfort of your own home
  • Exclusive training and professional development opportunities

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

What's in it for you

  • A salary of up to £16.79/hr (including holiday pay)
  • Mileage compensation to cover travel
  • Free criminal record check DBS/PVG and uniform
  • 24-hour clinical support from a dedicated team
  • Employee perks scheme, offering 30,000 discounts from leading brands
  • Free specialised training programs


As a complex care assistant, you will receive:

Newcross values security and therefore provides a minimum of 20 hours of work guarantee within a permanent contract. Rotas will be organised up to 4 weeks in advance to help you suit your schedule to work. We also offer free specialised training programmes with credits earned while you work.

Requirements

  • Right to live and work in the UK
  • Minimum of 3 months previous care experience
  • Certification in practical Moving & Handling course, completed in the last 12 months
  • The desire to work to enrich the lives of the sick or vulnerable
  • Access to a smart device with internet to manage rotas via the HealthForceGo® app
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not mandatory


Our Branch

Successful candidates will join our friendly team are based in Kemble House, Broad Street - just a short distance from Hereford Cathedral.

Click 'Apply' to submit an application and a member of our friendly recruitment team will be in touch.



Join our friendly and supportive community. Apply today!

If for any reason you cannot apply online, please call [... Click Apply...]. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities for all.

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