Care Assistant

Newcross Healthcare Solutions
£10,000 - £14,999
11 Mar 2018
16 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Newcross Carers makes a difference in the lives of the individuals they encounter, through their compassionate and sensitive approach, but also their ability to deliver the highest quality person-centred care.

We are looking for experienced Healthcare Assistants to uphold our philosophies in in Stockport, Macclesfield, Denton, Marple, Offerton, Greatmoor, Torkington and the surrounding local towns working through our friendly branch based in Stockport.

The Role

We are offering a flexible role and means you could be working for more than one home in the local area on a part time or full time basis, presenting the opportunity to tailor your schedule to fit family and other commitments.

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, empowering them, 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.


  • Salary of up to £11.53/hr including holiday pay
  • Weekly pay, delivered accurately and on time
  • Permanent, flexible hours contract
  • Criminal record check (DBS) cost refunded after initial joining period
  • Uniform and training available free through credits earned as you work
  • 24 hour support through dedicated central team, 365 days a year
  • Online Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability and bookings
  • Recommend a Friend scheme, paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • Local line manager and branch support based in Stockport

Why Newcross

Treating our staff well is at the centre of what we do. At Newcross we hire permanent staff, and with over 200 training courses on offer, we help them develop. It is important for us to provide stability to our people, we are not and never have been a 'zero hours' employer. All of our healthcare professionals have minimum hours guaranteed in their contracts, giving them the security of a steady income.


You'll need to have the right to live and work in the UK with at least 3 months previous paid experience working in a care or nursing home in the last 3 years. You should have the referee contact details for a previous manager or supervisor who can comment on your clinical ability.

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.

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