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Care Assistant

Posted 4 December 2017 by Newcross Healthcare Ended

As a Newcross Healthcare Assistant with our Reading branch, you will take pride in giving the best possible quality of care to clients in a nursing or residential home setting in the local Slough, Maidenhead and surrounding areas.

The Caring Role

You will provide first class care to a range of clients with additional needs. You will enable residents to live fulfilling lives, partaking in their favourite activities and interacting with their families, friends, visitors and other residents.

So if you can offer an ongoing commitment to promote the day-to-day lives of people in your local area, we can offer you flexible working hours suited to your availability, but with all the security of a permanent, guaranteed hours contract.

Benefits
  • Salary of up to £12.40/hr paid weekly including holiday pay
  • Free uniform & training through credits earned as you work
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Criminal record check (DBS) cost refunded after initial period
  • Online area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
  • 24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a year
  • It is essential that you are willing to travel to get to some of the client locations.
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.

Requirements
  • Right to live and work in the UK
  • Willingness to travel
  • At least 3 months previous paid experience working in a care environment 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
  • Up-to-date moving and handling training
  • NVQ2 or equivalent in Health and Social Care highly preferable

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.

Required skills

  • part time
  • flexible
  • care
  • nursing home
  • full time
  • care assistant
  • CA
  • agency
  • carer
  • healthcare assistant
  • Care assistant
  • hca
  • job
  • senior care assistant
  • permanent
  • vacancy
  • care agency
  • slough care assistant
  • reading care assistant

Reference: 33837257

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