Care Assistant - Glastonbury
Newcross Healthcare is looking for professional, dedicated and experienced Care Assistants who are committed to delivering high-quality care to support our clients in Glastonbury and the local surrounding area through our friendly Yeovil branch.Take advantage of a free DBS check and free uniform for a limited time.The PositionDo you want to be part of a successful expanding team with a company that values your professional worth? We have several flexible vacancies for experienced Care Assistants (HCA) working full or part time hours in a variety of exceptional nursing, residential and specialist care homes throughout the Yeovil and Somerset region.You will have a kind and compassionate approach, able to work well under pressure and always in a patient manner. You will play an essential role in supporting our clients, living with various stages of dementia, in their day to day lives. This could include personal care, domestic tasks and enabling each individual to participate in their favourite activities. Shift patterns can include regular part time or full time work as well as flexible rotas that suit any commitments you may have.In order to ensure you always have enough work, you should be willing to travel around the local surrounding areas. Due to rural client locations and shift times, public transport is not always readily available, therefore access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not essential.The BenefitsPay rate of up to £13.27/hr, paid weekly including holiday payPermanent, flexible contract with guaranteed hoursAgreed mileage payments for most clientsFree training through credits earned as you workFree uniform upon joiningFree criminal record check (DBS) upfront24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a yearLocal line manager and branch team support Recommend a friend scheme, paying up to £500 per successful referralOnline area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslipsWhy Should You Apply?Newcross Healthcare began with a vision that 'there must be a better way'. There must be a better way for establishments to find temporary staff who are reliable, smart and suitably trained for the job, and for people to receive care in their own homes from compassionate, supportive staff.The Local BranchYour local branch is based in Houndstone Business Park, Yeovil. We provide first class healthcare professionals to a variety of South Somerset and Dorset locations, from Weymouth and Dorchester, up to Glastonbury and Street, and everywhere in-between.Click 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.