Children's Complex Care Job Vacancy in Bristol - PEG skills req. - Bri

Newcross Healthcare
12.86 GBP Hourly
01 Dec 2016
18 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Children's Complex Care Job Vacancy in Bristol - PEG skills req.We are seeking a compassionate Care Assistant to join our Complex Care team in Bristol, looking after a child who has complex health needs including a PEG. You will need to be able to work night shifts and have your own transport for this role as public transport in this location is not readily available.In order to help fully support this client, you may be required to work weekends / at least every other weekend within this role.Newcross Healthcare specialises in providing the highest quality person-centred care to children with health and learning disabilities. It's essential that you've worked in a similar role previously, however full training (including PEG if needed) and a client-specific induction will be provided.The Complex Care Role:You must have a compassionate approach and be able to provide life-enhancing care that protects the dignity of the client and is in line with their personalised care plan.Daily tasks could include medication administration, PEG feeding, mobilisation, pressure management as well as personal hygiene and enabling our client to take part in their favourite activities so it is important that you have previous experience of similar tasks.We can offer you:Pay rate of up to ??12.86/hr with weekly pay (incl. holiday pay)Permanent contract with guaranteed hours that suit youFree criminal record check (DBS) upfrontFree uniform upon joiningFree ongoing training and development through credits earned as you workRecommend a Friend scheme paying up to ??500 per successful referralOne to one relationship with a local service manager based in Bristol24/7 service from dedicated Central Support teamUpon joining, you'll receive a full in-house induction as well as an introduction to the client you will be supporting, their needs and care plan. You'll receive any training necessary to top up your skills, including a shadow shift if required.To apply for this role, you should have the following:The ability to prove your right to live and work in the UKAt least 3 months' previous paid experience working in a complex care environment in the UK within the last 3 yearsReferee 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 jobsNVQ2 / SVQ2 in Health and Social CareMedication administration certificate highly preferableAccess to your own transport is essential for this role.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.