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Care Assistant

Posted 19 February by Newcross Healthcare Ended

Newcross Healthcare Solutions is an independent, family-run organisation dedicated to providing quality temporary staffing to hospitals, care homes and nursing homes in the UK.

We are currently looking for supportive and dedicated Care Assistants to cover night shifts in Stowmarket, Sudbury, Bury St Edmunds, Felixstowe, Ipswich and the surrounding areas.

Join us today and receive a free criminal record (DBS) check and free uniform as a welcoming gift (limited time only)

Caring Position:

Our business relies on the commitment and dedication of our employees to make a difference in the lives of the individuals we care for. We take pride in the quality of our care, so we're looking for experienced care assistants with a genuine, caring approach as well as the skills to deliver person-centred care.

You will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care. Daily tasks may include assisting with washing and dressing, meal times, personal care and enabling clients to participate in their favourite activities.

We offer care to clients in a variety of environments including hospitals, care homes, nursing homes and supported living, so it's essential you have experience in at least one of these settings. Experience of caring for those with dementia is also highly desirable.

Take advantage of flexible, agency-style working that fits around your needs but gives you all the benefits of a permanent contract, guaranteed hours and free ongoing training (earned as you work).

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:
  • Salary of up to £11.30/hr with weekly pay, incl. holiday pay
  • Permanent, flexible hours contract
  • Free uniform upon joining for a limited time
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) for a limited time
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Training available free through credits earned as you work
  • 24 hour support through dedicated central team, 365 days a year
  • Local line manager and branch support
  • Online Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability and bookings
  • Recommend a Friend scheme, paying up to £500 per successful referral
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.

The Local Branch

Launched in 2016, our Ipswich branch is a newly established location. We are growing as people experience the real difference the Newcross standard of care brings, hence we are seeking Care Assistants that share our values and are committed to delivering high quality care.

Our clients are located in several different areas throughout Ipswich and Suffolk, so you should be willing to travel locally to these different locations, with access to your own vehicle desirable.

Person Specification

To apply for this care assistant vacancy, you will need to have the right to live and work in the UK, at least 1 years previous paid experience in a UK care environment and suitable referee contact details to include a supervisor who can comment on your clinical ability.

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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
  • nights
  • carer
  • healthcare assistant
  • hca
  • job
  • ipswich
  • senior care assistant
  • permanent
  • vacancy
  • suffolk
  • night carer
  • care agency

Reference: 34282928

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