Student Nurse: Care Assistant

Posted 3 February by Newcross Healthcare
Do you want a flexible job that fits around your needs?

Newcross Healthcare is seeking compassionate Student Nurses to work as Care Assistants caring for our service users living inSheffieldand the surrounding areas.

The role

As a Care Assistant, you will be required to provide life-enhancing care to service users with various needs and requirements. You will assist them with personal care, daily living activities, clinical needs, meal preparation, washing, dressing, social activities and any additional services required.

We've recently introduced video interviewing, as applicants are finding it more relaxing and more enjoyable. Rather than having to travel to an interview, you can talk to us from the comfort of your own home.

Flexi Pay!

Flexi Pay is a new and innovative HealthForceGo® app feature that allows healthcare staff to withdraw up to 50% of the value of their shifts (Includes weekends and bank holidays)

Role specification
  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months' previous care experience
  • 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 3 years
  • Certification in a practical Moving and Handling course in the last 12 months
  • Have access to a smart device, with internet access to manage your rotas
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not mandatory

If you have a NVQ2 / SVQ2 in Health and Social Care or currently work in a care assistant job you could be fast tracked through our recruitment process.

Why us?
  • Flexible full time and part time hours with weekday, night and weekend shifts to pick from
  • A 'Perks at Work' scheme with 30,000 discounts in various retailers nationwide
  • Free training programs earned through credits as you work
  • Benefit from access to a Virtual GP service for consultations, advice and prescriptions*
  • Mental health support* including phone and face-to-face consultations

*Provided in collaboration with a Medicash healthcare plan. Eligible after working 180 hours or the successful completion of a 6 month probationary period.

Benefits will include
  • Salary of up to £12.03/hr including holiday pay
  • Permanent contract with weekly pay
  • Perks at Work discount scheme
  • Flexi Pay app feature
  • Flexible full time and part time hours
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Free training programs earned through credits as you work
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • 24-hour support through dedicated central team and clinical governance made up of lead nurses.
  • Online Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
  • Support from our clinical governance team, line manager, in house office support and a designated [field] team leader
Sheffield team

Situated in the UK's 11th largest city the Sheffield Newcross branch is in a prime location to provide the South Yorkshire and Pennines regions with healthcare professionals.

Our branch is located in St James House, Vicar Lane, close to the city centre.

Apply today and a member of our team will be in contact!

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

  • care
  • care assistant
  • part-time
  • HCA
  • student
  • Sheffield
  • student nurse
  • permanent
  • care agency
  • nursing student
  • Sheffield care

Reference: 39865930

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