Healthcare Assistant Job in Southampton (HCA) - Flexible Hours

Recruiter
Newcross Healthcare Solutions
Location
Southampton
Salary
Up to £13.54/hr + benefits
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Healthcare Assistant Job in Southampton (HCA) - Flexible Hours

We are looking for experienced Healthcare Assistants to uphold the Newcross philosophies of care in the local Southampton area, supporting clients in their day-to-day lives. This may include assisting with washing and dressing, meal times, personal care and enabling clients to participate in their favourite activities.

It is essential that you are dedicated to promoting the well-being and quality of life of each individual you care for. This means recognising the capabilities of each person, championing their needs and seeing them as more than a care plan.

Work flexible hours of your choice, choose your own rota and take advantage of free, ongoing training in your local area (FREE through our work credits).

Benefits of working as a Newcross Healthcare Assistant:

  • Salary of up to £13.54/hr including holiday pay
  • Permanent contract with weekly pay and flexible hours
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Criminal record check (DBS) cost refunded after initial joining period
  • Uniform and training available free through credits earned as you work
  • 24 hour support through dedicated central team, open 365 days a year
  • Online Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
  • Recommend a Friend scheme, paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • One-to-one relationship with a local service manager and team

To apply for this role you will need the following:

  • Right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months’ previous paid experience working in a care or nursing home in the UK within the last 3 years
  • Referee 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 jobs
  • A certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course in the last 12 months, or be willing to book onto a Newcross course

If you have an NVQ2 / SVQ2 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 application.

If you cannot apply online, please call. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.