Care Assistant

Posted 12 February by Newcross Healthcare

We have several flexible vacancies for experienced Care Assistants to work with nursing home and residential clients in Woking, Camberley, Walton-On-Thames, Chertsey, Weybridge and surrounding areas, through our friendly Woking branch. You will have the opportunity to pick full or part time flexible work rotas, suited to you, with days, nights and weekends on offer.

The Job Role

Working as a Nursing Home Care Assistant means you will be involved in ensuring each resident receives an excellent standard of care that meets their personal care plan. Personal care could include: 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, visitors and other residents.

You should be willing to travel and due to the location of some clients, access to your own vehicle is essential.

Successful applicants will have at least 3 months' experience in a similar role within a care environment, be committed to quality of care, promoting client independence and improving well-being.

Newcross Perks

  • Earn up to £12.40 paid hourly including holiday pay
  • Permanent contract with guaranteed, flexible hours that suit you
  • Weekly pay - delivered accurately and on time
  • Criminal record check (DBS) cost refunded after initial period
  • Free uniform through credits earned as you work
  • Agreed mileage expenses for most clients
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • Online area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
  • Local line manager and branch support team
  • 24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a year
  • Free ongoing training and development with experienced nurses through our work credits scheme
Your local branch:

Your local team is located in Woking, based at 28 Commercial Way, just down the road from Woking train station. We are also easily reachable by car and bus.

The town is notable for the Sandpits at Horsell Common as the landing site for author H.G. Wells' 'The War of the World's' Martians - Just watch out for the Woking Martian in town centre.

Why Work for Newcross?

Newcross Healthcare value all of our employees and wish for all to have clear career progression because of this (unlike any other agency) we offer over 200 training courses to ensure that our employees always have the opportunity to evolve in their role, learn new skills and develop and progress further in their career.

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, with the flexibility to choose your own hours, you can have the work-life balance to suits you.

Requirements:

You'll need to have the right to live and work in the UK with at least 3 months previous paid experience working in a care or nursing home in the last 3 years. You should have the referee contact details for a previous manager or supervisor who can comment on your clinical ability.

If you have an NVQ2 or equivalent in Health and Social Care, or currently work in a care assistant job, you could be fast tracked through our recruitment process.

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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
  • woking
  • permanent
  • surrey
  • chertsey
  • care agency
  • camberley care
  • weybridge care

Reference: 34144739

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