Healthcare Assistant Job in Sittingbourne

Up to £11.30/hr + free uniform & DBS
28 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Newcross Healthcare
Contract Type
Part Time

This job vacancy is for an experienced Healthcare Assistant HCA to join our Canterbury team working in the local Sittingbourne area of Kent. You will be working regular shifts in local care, nursing and residential homes, and we have a variety of different shift patterns on offer including days, nights and weekends.

For a limited time only, we are offering a free uniform and DBS check when you join our team.

The Healthcare Assistant HCA Job role:

Every Newcross HCA makes a difference in the lives of the patients they encounter, through their compassionate and sensitive approach, but also their ability to deliver the highest quality person-centred care.

Within your role you will be responsible for assisting with key health provision functions, including administering medication, pain relief and various domestic and healthcare tasks to assist the service users with day to day living.

Working in a Healthcare Assistant job, we can offer you:

  • Salary of up to £11.30/hr, paid weekly
  • Free training through credits earned as you work
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform (For a Limited Time!)
  • Online area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
  • 24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a year

In order to be considered for this care assistant job you will need the following:

  • Right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months’ previous paid experience working in a care or nursing home in the UK within the last 3 years
  • 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 18 months or your 3 most recent jobs. 
  • NVQ2 / SVQ2 in Health and Social Care highly preferable

Access to your own transport is desired but by no means essential.

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If you cannot apply 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.