Male Complex Home Care Assistant - Plymouth
Newcross Healthcare is looking for experienced male home carers who are committed to delivering high-quality care to our Complex Care clients in Plymouth and the local outlying towns. Both day and night shifts are available. The Caring RoleOur clients have a variety of complex health care needs including MND, MS, Mental Health disabilities and physical needs such as PEG feeds. As such we require a care team with a variety of skills and experience to provide this essential support.Our ideal candidates will have gained experience through working with clients with complex health needs and experience with PEG feeding and challenging behaviours is preferred.You may be required to travel to client locations, so access to public or private transport is essential. The Benefits:Excellent salary, paid weekly, weekend and bank holiday enhancementsStructured rota with holiday pay earned on top of hourly rateAgreed mileage and travel expenses for most clientsFree uniform and criminal record (DBS) checkFree ongoing training and uniform earned as you work24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a yearLocal line manager and branch support based in PlymouthRecommend a friend scheme, paying up to £500 per successful referralOnline Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability and bookingsWhy 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. Why Newcross?We believe that every individual has a right to outstanding care when they need it. Since 1996, Newcross has championed best practice and the fair treatment of staff and those for whom they care. Person Specification:The right to live and work in the UKAt least 3 months' previous paid experience working in a complex 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 jobsAccess to transport and willingness to travelExperience of PEG feeds and challenging behavioursClick 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.