Care Assistant

Posted 19 February by Newcross Healthcare

We have several flexible vacancies for experienced Care Assistants to work with nursing home and residential clients in Kingston-upon-Thames and the surrounding local areas through our local Woking branch.

The Position

You will be providing first class care to clients in a nursing or residential home setting so experience in one of these settings is essential.

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. Daily tasks may include assisting with washing and dressing, meal times, personal care and assisting with activities as required.

You will have the opportunity to pick full or part time flexible work rotas, suited to you, with days, nights and weekends on offer.

Due to rural client locations and shift times, public transport is not always readily available, therefore access to your own vehicle is desirable.

Benefits of Working for Newcross
  • Earn up to 12.40 p/h, paid hourly including holiday pay
  • Permanent contract with guaranteed, flexible hours that suit you
  • Weekly pay - delivered accurately and on time
  • 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 Join 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.


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
  • permanent
  • vacancy
  • care agency
  • kingston-upon-thames care
  • surrey care

Reference: 34282893

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