Part Time Care Assistant Job in Kingswood - Gloucester

Recruiter
Newcross Healthcare
Location
Gloucester
Salary
13.07 GBP Hourly
Posted
01 Dec 2016
Closes
29 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Part Time Care Assistant Job in KingswoodWe have several vacancies for experienced Care Assistants to join our Bristol team working part time hours in the Kingswood area. You will need to have a patient and compassionate approach as the clients you will be caring for have dementia at varying stages of progression. The shift times are flexible with both day and nights available, so you can work a rota that suits your schedule. You will need your own transport as there is no public transport available in this location.The Care Assistant Job Role:Every Newcross Carer makes a difference in the lives of the people they encounter, through their compassionate and sensitive approach, but also their ability to deliver the highest quality person-centred care. We take pride in the quality of our care, so we're looking for experienced Care Assistants with a genuine, caring approach as well as the skills to deliver the standard of care we expect.You will play an essential part in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care. Daily tasks may include assisting with washing and dressing, meal times, personal care and assisting with activities as required.We can offer you:Salary of up to ??13.07/hr, incl. holiday payPermanent contract with weekly payFree uniform & training through credits earned as you workCriminal record check (DBS) cost refunded after initial periodOnline area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a yearRecommend a Friend scheme paying up to ??500 per successful referral In order to be considered for this job you will need the following:Right to live and work in the UKAt least 3 months' previous paid experience working in a care or nursing home 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 jobs.Dementia care experience desirableA certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course in the last 12 monthsIf 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.Click the Apply Now button to begin your applicationIf 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.