Care Assistant - Redditch

Newcross Healthcare
02 Dec 2017
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Newcross is recruiting in the Worcestershire area, for experienced Care Assistants to join our local team. We are seeking individuals to fill permanent positions within our company - bringing the Newcross standard of care to local establishments. You could be working in a variety of homes local to your area, so a willingness to travel between clients is essential.We have shifts available in the following locations:RedditchBromsgroveDroitwichPershoreKidderminsterStourbridgeStourport-upon-SevernWorcesterMalvernAnd a variety of other local towns surrounding WorcesterThe PositionYou will be responsible for providing the highest level of care for our elderly clients. It is highly desirable that you have previous experience working with Dementia / Alzheimers. You will champion the needs of those in your care, tailoring your approach to each individual and providing care in line with their unique care plan.It is essential that you are confident in your ability to work in a calm, reassuring manner, putting the service users at the center of all you do. This could include a range of tasks and activities such as personal care, domestic tasks and general activities that allow that individual to live their life in the way they choose. The BenefitsSalary of up to £12.69/hr, paid weekly including holiday payPermanent, flexible hours contractFree uniform & training through credits earned as you workCriminal record check (DBS) cost refunded after initial periodAgreed mileage payments for most clientsOnline area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a yearLocal line manager and branch support based in WorcesterRecommend a friend scheme, paying up to £500 per successful referralWhy Should You Apply?Treating our staff well is at the centre of what we do. At Newcross 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. All of our healthcare professionals have minimum hours guaranteed in their contracts, giving them the security of a steady income. To ensure you are able to meet you guaranteed hours, you will need to be willing to travel to a variety of local clients.Click the Apply Now button to being your application.You will need to have the right to live and work in the UK and previous professional care experience in a UK environment to apply for this vacancy.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.