Care Assistant - Ludlow
Newcross Healthcare Solutions is an independent, family-run organisation dedicated to providing quality temporary staffing to hospitals, care homes and nursing homes in the UK. We have several Healthcare Assistant jobs in Ludlow, Craven Arms and the surrounding areas of Shropshire working full or part time hours through our local Shrewsbury branch team.Due to the location of some of our clients, your own transport is essential.The RoleWorking as a Newcross carer means you'll be working to improve and support the quality of life and well-being of individuals you encounter.You will promote service users independence and protect their dignity through a kind and compassionate approach to personal care. This could involve a range of tasks such as assisting with washing, dressing, toileting, meal times, accessing the community and other general activities that enable clients to receive an excellent standard of care. Take advantage of flexible, agency-style working that fits around your needs but gives you all the benefits of a permanent contract, guaranteed hours and free ongoing training (earned as you work).Newcross Perks Salary 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 periodRecommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referralOnline area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslipsLocal line manager and branch support team24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a yearWhy 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. Person SpecificationWe are looking for individuals who can be flexible with their availability, with regular and short notice shifts on offer. Having a driving license and access to your own vehicle would be beneficial, as you could be required to travel up to 30 minutes to client locations.You'll need the right to live and work in the UK, plus previous professional care experience within a UK setting.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.