Care Assistant - Burton-on-Trent

Newcross Healthcare
11.96 GBP Hourly + our
13 Mar 2018
18 Mar 2018
Contract Type
There are several flexible vacancies available for experienced Healthcare Assistants (HCAs) at Newcross healthcare, We offer flexible working hours both full or part time hours in the Burton upon Trent area through our friendly Cannock branch.It is essential that you are dedicated to promoting the well-being and quality of life of each individual you care for. This means recognising the capabilities of each person, championing their needs and seeing them as more than a care plan.Due to rural client locations and shift times, public transport is not always readily available, therefore access to your own vehicle is desirable.The Position:You will need excellent clinical skills and the confidence to work with several different clients. You will be dedicated to empowering each individual in your care, and a naturally compassionate person with a strong desire to achieve the best possible outcomes on every shift.Due to the varied nature and environments of our clients, experience working in different residential settings such as nursing and residential homes, and experience with working with conditions such as dementia are highly desirable.It is essential that you are confident and comfortable with delivering assistance with day-to-day tasks such as washing and dressing, meal times, personal care, community outings and other general activities that allow the service user to live their life the way they choose with dignity.Newcross PerksCompetitive salary, up to GBP11.96 paid hourly including holiday payPermanent contract with guaranteed, flexible hours that suit youWeekly pay - delivered accurately and on timeFree uniform through credits earned as you workCriminal record check (DBS) cost refunded after initial periodAgreed mileage expenses for most clientsRecommend a Friend scheme paying up to GBP500 per successful referralOnline area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslipsLocal line manager and branch support team24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a yearFree ongoing training and development with experienced nurses through our work credits schemeWhy Newcross?
Newcross healthcare value all of our employees and wish for all to have clear career progression because of this (unlike any other agency) we offer over 200 training courses to ensure that our employees always have the opportunity to evolve in their role, learn new skills and develop and progress further in their career. It is important for us to provide stability to our people, we are not and never have been a 'zero hours' employer. All of our healthcare professionals have minimum hours guaranteed in their contracts, giving them the security of a steady income, with the flexibility to choose your own hours, you can have the work-life balance to suits you.The requirements for this position are:The right to live and work in the UKA minimum of 3 months paid experience working within a care environment in the UK in the last 3 yearsReferee 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 jobsA certificate that confirms your participation in a practical moving and handling course within the last 12 months, or be willing to book onto a Newcross courseYour Local BranchLocated in the West Midlands county of Staffordshire, Newcross Healthcare's Cannock branch is one of our most established.Based at Commerce House, Ridings Park, the branch Opened in 2014 and has been providing the local area with qualified healthcare professionals ever since.Click the Apply Now button to begin your applicationIf 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.