Female Complex Carer / Personal Assistant Job in Hamworthy, Poole

Up to £12.15/hr + benefits
01 Dec 2016
29 Dec 2016
Newcross Healthcare
Contract Type
Part Time

Female Complex Carer / Personal Assistant Job in Hamworthy, Poole

We are currently seeking a Female Care Assistant / Personal Assistant to provide essential care and support to a client with complex healthcare needs in the Hamworthy area of Poole.

It is essential that you have worked in a similar job role looking after an adult with complex care needs in their own home and are able to work either 12 hour waking night or day shifts.

You will be working alongside another member of staff.

You will have gained experience through working with clients who have the following needs:-

  • PEG Medication and enteral feeding
  • Neurodegenerative Conditions

Within your role you will be responsible for assisting with key health provision functions, including administering medication and assisting with day to day living activities.

Our person centred service is designed to enable the service users to interact with their families and also the local community, enabling them to maximise their independence and live fulfilling lives. A conscientious and dedicated approach to personalised care makes an incredible difference to all service users, which is why we are looking to employ the best people, to develop the best skills.

You will form an integral part of the Newcross Complex Care team in this varied and rewarding role, delivering person-centred care in accordance with personalised care plans that enrich lives. You will have access to comprehensive training and 24 hour support, and in order to ensure that you always have enough work you will be employed on a permanent, flexible contract with guaranteed hours.

Due to the nature of this role, access to your own transport is essential.

The benefits of joining Newcross include:

  • Salary of up to £12.15/hr, paid weekly including holiday pay
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) upfront
  • Free uniform upon joining
  • Free training through credits earned as you work and access to complex care specific training
  • Online area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
  • 24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a year
  • One-to-one relationship with a local service manager
  • Recommend a friend scheme, paying up to £500 per successful referral

In order to be considered for this position you will need the following:

  • Right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months’ previous paid experience working with complex clients
  • Referee contact details for your current place of work, 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 willing to book onto a course with Newcross
  • Full driving license and access to a car.

Click the Apply Now button to begin your application.

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.