Care Assistant

Posted 26 February by Newcross Healthcare

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 have several Healthcare Assistant jobs in Shrewsbury and the surrounding local towns of Shropshire such as Ellesmere, Gobowen, Church Stretton, Minsterley, Baschurch working full or part time hours through our local Shrewsbury branchteam.

We have a variety of shifts available from days and evenings to weekends, join today to manage your own rota and gain the best work life balance to suit you.

Due to the location of some of our clients, access to your own vehicle or transport is essential.

The Role

Working as a Newcross carer means you'll be working to improve and support the quality of life and well-being of individuals you encounter.

You will promoteservice user's independence and protect their dignity through a kind and compassionate approach to personal care.

This could involve a range of tasks such as assisting with washing, dressing, toileting, meal times, accessing the community and other general activities that enable clients to receivean excellent standard of care.

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).

Newcross Perks:
  • Salary of up to £11.96/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
  • 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
Why Should you Apply?

As a nurse or care employee of Newcross, expect job satisfaction that goes beyond other nursing agencies. Our nursing and care assistant jobs come with peace-of-mind as our staff are employed on a permanent basis and with the flexibility to choose your own hours, you can have the work-life balance to suits you.

The Local Branch:

Newcross Healthcare Shrewsbury is located in Shrewsbury Business Park, near Percy Throwers Garden Centre and Shrewsbury Town Football Ground.

Person Specification

We are looking for individuals who can be flexible with their availability, with regular and short notice shifts on offer. Having a driving license and access to your own vehicle would be beneficial, as you could be required to travel up to 30 minutes to client locations.

You'll need the right to live and work in the UK, plus previous professional care experience within a UK setting.

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
  • shrewsbury
  • care agency
  • shrewsbury care
  • ca shrewsbury

Reference: 34552727

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