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Care Assistant

Do you want to be a valuable new addition to our team?

Newcross Healthcare are currently looking for professional Care Assistants to join our team in providing dedicated care for our service users living in Truro, Cambourne, Redruth and the surrounding locations.

Your New Team - Our branch is located in Lemon Street, just a 2 minute walk from Truro Cathedral and only a short distance from Truro train station.

What Newcross Healthcare will offer you

  • Avoid NHS wait times. Our healthcare & mental health support package includes a Virtual GP for convenient consultations, advice and prescriptions - all using your mobile device*
  • Be the boss of when you get paid - instantly withdraw up to 50% of your pay
  • Flexible full and part-time hours to fit around your schedule and no zero-hour contracts. Just mark your availability in our handy app, HealthForceGo, and we'll do the rest
  • Interview from the comfort of your own home
  • Exclusive training and professional development opportunities

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

Your next exciting role

Our community of Care Assistants ensure our service users receive the highest standard of care and support at all times. This role involves working in a team to assist with personal care, clinical requirements, social integration activities and any additional services needed.

Your job benefit package

  • Competitive salary of up to £14.25/hr, including holiday pay
  • Mileage compensation to cover travel between clients
  • Free criminal record check DBS/PVG and uniform
  • Round-the-clock 24-hour clinical support from a dedicated team
  • Employee perks scheme offers 30,000 discounts from leading brands
  • Free specialised training programs earned through credits as you work



Same day pay

At Newcross, we appreciate that last minute expenses can be stressful so we have introduced the Flexi Pay app feature. With Flexi Pay you are able to withdraw up to 50% of your wage on the same day that you worked your shift. Say goodbye to waiting for pay day to come around!

Requirements

  • Right to live and work in the UK
  • Minimum of 3 months previous care experience
  • Certification in practical Moving & Handling course, completed in the last 12 months
  • The desire to work to enrich the lives of the sick or vulnerable
  • Access to a smart device with internet to manage rotas via the HealthForceGo® app
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not mandatory

How to join - Once you have submitted your application a member of our lovely recruitment team will contact you. We now give our candidates the option to do their interview via video call, a more relaxing and enjoyable way to be interviewed.



Are you ready for the next step in your career? Apply today!

If you have any difficulties whilst applying online, please call 0800 252 881. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities and nothing in this job advert is intended to discriminate against anyone in any way.

Care Assistant

Truro, Cornwall
Part Time
no work experience required
Bachelor

Published on 28 Feb 2020