Care Assistant - Hereford
Newcross Healthcare have several Care Assistant (HCA) vacancies available for experienced and dedicated carers to work with local service users in in Hereford, Leominster, Ledbury, Bromyard, Kington and the surrounding towns through our friendly Hereford branch. The Position:We take pride in the quality of our care, so we're looking for experienced Care Assistants with a genuine, caring approach as well as the skills to deliver person-centred care.You will need to share our values of protecting dignity, promoting well-being and working in a person-centred manner at all times. You will strive to recognise the capabilities of each person, promote their dignity at all times and see them as more than just a care plan.Daily tasks may include assisting with washing and dressing, meal times, personal care and enabling clients to participate in their favourite activities.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 to accommodate family commitments or you can work shifts that fit your off-duty rota, it's your choice.The Benefits:Salary of up to £12.69/hr, paid weekly including holiday payPermanent, flexible contract with guaranteed hoursFree uniform and ongoing training through credits earned as you workAgreed mileage payments for most clientsCriminal record check (DBS) cost refunded after initial joining periodOnline 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 HerefordRecommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referralWhy Newcross?We value great employees. If you are a dedicated carer who puts the needs and welfare of the service users at the forefront of everything you do - Newcross is the company for you.We'll help you to develop your skills, offering up over 200 free training courses, accessed through credits earned as you work. We'll also offer you the opportunity to work regular or flexible, full or part time shifts on your choice of days, nights or weekends, but with all the security of a minimum guaranteed hours and a steady income.To ensure you can meet your guaranteed hours, you should be willing to travel up to 30 minutes to a variety of clients in the local areas.The Local Branch:Opened in 2015, your local branch is situated in Kemble House on Broad Street in Hereford city centre. We cover a wide area of Herefordshire, offering shifts from Monmouth and Ross-on-Wye up to Leominster and Bromyard.If you want to join a team that shares core values of trust, expertise and empathy, then please do apply today.Person SpecificationTo be considered for this care assistant vacancy, you will need the 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 and referee contact details for your current place of work and other most recent employments, including a manager who can comment on your clinical ability.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 anyone in any way.