Care Assistant - Bognor Regis
Newcross Healthcare have several flexible vacancies for experienced Care Assistants (HCAs) working full or part time hours in in Bognor Regis and surrounding areas of Chichester, Selsey, Aldwick, Flansham and Felpham in West Sussex through our Chichester branch.It is desirable that you have your own transport as our clients are located in the following areas:FelphamAldwickFlanshamChichesterSelseyThe RoleAs a naturally caring and compassionate person, you will play an essential part in delivering great quality, person-centred care to every service user you encounter. This means recognising the capabilities of each person and seeing 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.You could be working with one or more of our nursing or residential home clients in the Bognor Regis area of West Sussex, so you should be prepared to travel between different locations.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.Benefits of being a Newcross CarerSalary of up to £13.54/hr, paid weekly including holiday payCriminal record check (DBS) refunded after initial periodFree training and uniform through credits earned as you workAgreed mileage payments for most clientsOnline area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a yearRecommend a Friend scheme, paying up to £500 per successful referralRequirementsThe right to live and work in the UKAt least 3 months previous paid experience working in a care environment 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 jobsNVQ2 / SVQ2 in Health and Social Care highly preferableA certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course in the last 12 months or willing to book onto a course with Newcross.Why Should You Apply?Treating our staff well is at the centre of what we do. At Newcross we hire permanent staff, and with over 200 training courses on offer, we help them develop. It is important for us to provide stability to our people, we are not and never have been a 'zero hours' employer. All of our healthcare professionals have minimum hours guaranteed in their contracts, giving them the security of a steady income.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.