Care Assistant - Monmouth
Newcross Healthcare are currently recruiting experienced Healthcare Assistants (HCAs) to work in Monthmouth, Ross-on-Wye and the surrounding towns through our friendly Hereford branch. Do you want to work hours suited to your availability, but with the security of a minimum guaranteed hours? All of our HCAs have the opportunity to design their own rota of days, nights and/or weekends, with the peace of mind of a steady income.The Position:You will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care. Daily tasks may include assisting with washing and dressing, meal times, personal care and assisting with activities as required.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 be working in local nursing homes, residential homes and care homes delivering essential care to residents in a compassionate and caring manner. It's essential you're committed to upholding our vision of excellence in care, which means promoting wellbeing while protecting each person's dignity.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.Experience of caring for those with dementia is highly desirable.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 referralThe 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.