Care Assistant - Personalised Care

Recruiter
Newcross Healthcare
Location
Bristol
Posted
09 Nov 2019
Closes
11 Nov 2019
Ref
1325331991
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
We are looking for people like you to make a difference to someone's life!

Newcross Healthcare is seeking professional Care Assistants to care for two brothers living with complex care needs in their own home within the Horfield/Southmead area of Bristol on Fridays. Successful candidates will be providing care on Fridays from 16:45 to 20:45 after school however, options will be available to work during the school holidays.

Role

As a Care Assistant, you will ensure that our service users with complex care needs receive care and assistance at all times in line with their personal care plans. You will assist with personal care, medication support, feeding and PEG care, social integration activities and any additional services needed.

It is essential that candidates have worked with PEG and are comfortable completing MAR charts and records.

Flexi Pay!

This 'same day pay' service can be access through our HealthForceGo® app feature and allows to withdraw up to 50% of the value of your shifts within the same day! (Includes weekends and bank holidays)

The service users

Our service users are two brothers that have different complex care needs but both share a diagnosis of Hunter syndrome.

You will provide them with support completing a variety of activities including going to the park, bowling, baking at home and ensure that boundaries are set to effectively manage all of their different behaviours.

Perks include

  • Salary of up to £12.04/hr including holiday pay
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
  • Access our exclusive training, broadening your clinical knowledge
  • 24-hour clinical support through a dedicated central team
  • Set rotas organised up to 4 weeks in advance
  • A minimum hours guarantee of 20 hours of work per week


Take advantage of

  • Rotas organised up to 4 weeks in advance to suit your needs
  • Minimum hours guarantee as part of your permanent contract
  • Specialised free training programs earned through credits as you work
  • Up to 30,000 discounts within high street retailers nationwide


Role specification

  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months' previous care experience
  • Certification in a practical Moving and Handling course in the last 12 months
  • Have access to a smart device, with internet access to manage your rotas
  • Access to your own vehicle is desirable, but not mandatory


Bristol team

Your team will be located in the heart of the city in Colston Tower on Colston Street just a short walk from Temple Meads train station, and is easily accessible by public transport.

Our recruitment process is tailored to suit you. We interview via video call, a more relaxing and enjoyable way to be interviewed. Plus, you won't have to travel for miles!

Apply today and a member of our recruitment team will be in touch!

If for any reason you cannot apply online, please call. Newcross Healthcare Solutions is committed to promoting equal opportunities for all.

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