Senior Health Care Assisitant - Newcastle upon Tyne

SCP Recruitment
Newcastle Upon Tyne
02 Dec 2017
10 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Care Assistant£9.20 per hour Inclusive of Travel Time.Paid MileagePermanent, Full Time, Contracted HoursRecruiting Now for an Experienced Senior Care Assistant in the Newcastle area for our client based in Newburn, who is seeking a flexible full time Senior Carer to work on a permanent, contracted basis. My client provides complex care 24/7, on a one to one basis in patients own homes across Newcastle area.We are looking for a Candidate who has a genuine passion for Health Care, the ideal candidate will have paid experience of palliative/end of life care and have at least 1 years experience as a senior carer. You should have a level 3 in health and social care as a minimum, you must be a driver and have access to your own car.All staff are expected to work a mixture of both days and nights, shifts are usually 8am-8pm, 8pm-8am.Candidates will benefit from contracted hours of employment (no zero hours),24 hour on call to support and help staff, a work mobile phone, regular training, routes to progression, paid mileage and paid holidays.Requirements for the role:Full UK Driving Licence is required to travel between clients homes a car is essential (minimum call time 30 minutes and you will be paid travel time)NVQ level 3 in Health and Social care or EquivalentA genuine passion for careFlexible and reliableQualifications, Experience & Knowledge RequiredYou must have good communication skills, be caring and understandingA willingness to learnHere at SCP, we pride ourselves on the delivery of quality candidates to our clients in the health and social care industry.