Flexible Hours Care Assistant Job in Alton

Location
Alton
Salary
Up to £12.40/hr + benefits
Posted
17 Oct 2016
Closes
14 Nov 2016
Ref
WOK-HCA-Alton
Contact
Newcross Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Flexible Hours Care Assistant Job in Alton

We have several flexible vacancies for experienced Care Assistants to work with nursing home and residential clients in the Alton area, through our friendly Woking branch. You will have the opportunity to pick full or part time flexible work rotas, suited to you, with days, nights and weekends on offer.

As a naturally compassionate person, you will play an essential part in delivering great quality, person-centred care to every individual you encounter. This means recognising the capabilities of the person, promoting their dignity at all times and seeing them as more than just a care plan.

Daily tasks may include assisting with washing and dressing, meal times, personal care and enabling clients to participate in their favourite activities.

Access to your own vehicle is desirable for this role, however not essential.

Working as a Newcross Care Assistant, we can offer you:

  • Salary of up to £12.40/hr including holiday pay
  • Permanent contract with weekly pay and flexible hours
  • Criminal record check (DBS) cost refunded after initial joining period
  • Uniform & ongoing training and development available free through credits earned as you work
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • 24 hour support through dedicated central team
  • Online Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
  • One-to-one relationship with a local service manager

In order to be considered for this role, you will need to have:

  • The 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
  • A certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course in the last 12 months or be willing to book onto a Newcross course

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

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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.