Care Assistant - Nuneaton
Newcross Healthcare prides itself on delivering high standards of care to our services to our service users in a range of settings from hospitals to care homes and nursing homes through the UK. We are currently looking to recruit Care Assistants (HCA) to work within the Nuneaton and Bedworth areas of the West Midlands, supported through our Coventry branch. The Job RoleEvery Newcross Care Assistant makes a difference in the lives of the patients they encounter, through their compassionate and sensitive approach, but also their ability to deliver the highest quality person-centred care. You could be involved in a range of day to day activities such as washing, dressing, toileting, meal times and other general activities that enable service users to live their daily lives as they choose.Unlike an agency, we focus on nurturing and rewarding great members of staff. We offer permanent jobs with all the flexibility to maintain a great work / life balance. Enjoy a permanent contract, guaranteed hours and free training with us.Due to the locations of some clients, you will need to have access to your own vehicle or be willing to travel by public transport. We can offer youSalary of up to £11.96/hr, paid weekly including holiday payFree uniform & training through credits earned as you workAgreed mileage payments for most clientsCriminal record check (DBS) cost refunded after initial periodOnline area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a yearWe 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.Why Should You Apply?As a nurse or care employee of Newcross, expect job satisfaction that goes beyond other nursing agencies. Our nursing and care assistant jobs come with peace-of-mind as our staff are employed on a permanent basis and with the flexibility to choose your own hours, you can have the work-life balance to suits you. You must haveThe right to live and work in the UKAt least 3 months previous paid experience working in a care or nursing home in the UK within the last 3 yearsReferee contact details for your current place of work, including a manager who can comment on your clinical ability, and for all employments in the past 18 months or your 3 most recent jobsUp-to-date moving and handling trainingIf you have an NVQ2 in Health and Social Care, or currently work in a care assistant job, you could be fast tracked through our recruitment process.Click the Apply Now button to begin your applicationIf 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.