Care Assistant - Girvan
Are you an experienced Care Assistant with a dedication to quality of care and client wellbeing? This could be just the job for you.Newcross Healthcare is looking for professional, dedicated and experienced Care Assistants who are committed to delivering high-quality care to support a range of clients in the Girvan area through our friendly local local Ayr Team.The Caring RoleYou will be offering vital care and personal support such as dressing, washing, toileting and enabling service users to live their daily lives as they choose. You will play an essential role in enabling residents to live fulfilling lives, partaking in their favourite activities and interacting with their families, friends, visitors and other residents.You should be willing to travel and due to the location of some clients, access to your own vehicle is desirable.BenefitsSalary of up to £11.86/hr paid weekly including holiday payPermanent, flexible hours contractFree uniform & training through credits earned as you workAgreed mileage payments for most clientsCriminal record check (PVG) cost refunded after initial periodOnline area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslipsRecommend a friend scheme, paying up to £500 per successful referralOne-to-one relationship with a local line manager 24 hour support through dedicated central team, 365 days a yearWe take pride in the quality of our care, so we're looking for experienced individuals 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. RequirementsYou will need to have the right to live and work in the UK, at least 3 months previous paid care experience in the UK and suitable referee contact details to apply for this vacancy. You will also need a valid certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course, or be willing to book onto a Newcross course. You will need to be SSSC registered or commit to registering when you join.If you have an SVQ2 or equivalent 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.