Care Assistant - HCA

Recruiter
Newcross Healthcare
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
£11.9 per hour
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We have several flexible vacancies for experienced Healthcare Assistants to work full or part time hours in the Burton upon Trent area through our Nottingham branch.

The Job Role

This is a permanent job with the flexibility to work short or long day shifts, nights or weekends or a combination of these. You can vary your rota during term time to accommodate a child’s school routine or you can work shifts that fit your off-duty rota, it’s your choice.

You will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care. Daily tasks may include assisting with washing and dressing, meal times, personal care and assisting with activities as required.

The Benefits:
  • Salary up to £11.96/hr, paid weekly including holiday pay
  • Criminal record check (DBS) check cost refunded after initial joining period
  • Uniform and training available free through credits earned as you work
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Online area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
  • 24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a year
  • Recommend a Friend scheme, paying up to £500 per successful referral
Why work for Newcross?

All of our healthcare professionals have minimum hours guaranteed in their contracts, giving them the security of a steady income. We hire permanent staff, and with over 200 training courses on offer, we help them develop. It is important for us to provide stability to our people, we are not and never have been a 'zero hours' employer.

Your local branch

Your local branch is located in the city of Nottingham, home to the legend of Robin Hood! We are based at 2 King Street which is just a short walk from Nottingham train station.

We cover areas from Mansfield to Grantham and Derby to Burton on Trent!

The Requirements:
  • 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 18 months or your 3 most recent jobs
  • A certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course in the last 12 months, or be willing to book onto a Newcross course
  • NVQ2 / SVQ2 in Health and Social Care highly preferable

Click the Apply Now button to begin your application.

If 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 any way.