Pediatric Complex Home Care Assistant (Nights) - Fareham

Newcross Healthcare
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Newcross are recruiting for experienced Children's Complex Care Assistants to work in a sensitive and professional manner with young clients presenting with a range of complex healthcare needs. Vacancies available in Fareham, Gosport, Curdridge and surrounding areas.Drivers are preferred for this role.The Position You will form an integral part of the Newcross Care at Home team in this varied and rewarding role, delivering person-centre care in accordance with personalised care plans that enrich lives. You will be responsible for assisting with key health provision functions, including administering medication, pain relief and various domestic and healthcare tasks to assist the children with day to day living.Our person centred service is designed to enable the children to interact with their families and also the local community and school, enabling them to maximise their independence and live fulfilling lives. This care will be delivered at key times of the day and can involve short calls with different children, or all day visits with the same child.Due to the complex healthcare challenges that our clients present, we are especially seeking applicants with desirable experience with looking after children with Home Ventilation and other Complex Care needs, however full-training and support provided. The BenefitsSalary of up to £15.04/hr, paid weekly incl. holiday payPermanent, flexible hours contractAgreed mileage and travel expenses for most clientsFree and criminal record (DBS) check upfrontFree uniform upon joiningComprehensive, client specific induction and trainingFree ongoing training and uniform earned as you workOne-to-one relationship with a dedicated service manager24 hour contact through a dedicated central support teamRecommend a friend scheme, paying up to £500 per successful referralYour own online account area to enter availability, download time sheets and receive payslipsWhy Should You Apply?As a nurse or care employee of Newcross, expect job satisfaction that goes beyond other nursing agencies. Our nursing and care assistant jobs come with peace-of-mind as our staff are employed on a permanent basis and with the flexibility to choose your own hours, you can have the work-life balance to suits you. Person SpecificationYou will need to have the right to live and work in the UK, at least 3 months previous paid care experience in the UK and suitable referee contact details to apply for this vacancy. You will also need a valid certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course, or be willing to book onto a Newcross courseClick the Apply Now button to begin your application.If you cannot apply online, please call 0800 252 881. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.