You will be part of our Rochdale branch which works tirelessly to provide the region with the highest quality of Nurses and Care Workers.
The branch is located in Newgate, near the Rochdale Cenotaph.
Are you interested in giving excellent care?
Newcross Healthcare is seeking dedicated Care Assistants to care for our service users living in Huddersfield, Brighouse, Holmfirth, Meltham, Halifax and the surrounding areas.
If you have a NVQ2 / SVQ2 in Health and Social Care or currently work in a care assistant job you could be fast tracked through our recruitment process.
What will I do?
A Newcross Care Assistant is responsible for providing person-centred care and support to our service users, helping with clinical requirements, social activities and any other additional services that will enable dignified and independent living.
Newcross carers do as much as they can to ensure the service user in their care is leading a full and happy life.
Salary of up to £12.03 / hr including holiday pay
Permanent contract with weekly pay and flexible hours
Agreed mileage payments for most clients
Benefit from access to a Virtual GP service for consultations, advice and prescriptions*
Free criminal record check (DBS) and uniform
Free ongoing training through credits whilst you work
Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
Mental health support* including phone and face-to-face consultations
24-hour support through dedicated central team and clinical governance
Online Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
Support from a clinical supporting team, line manager, in house office support and a designated field team leader
We give you the option to do the interview via video call! This way you can talk to us from the comfort of your own home without having to travel to an interview.
Why should you join us?
Flexible full and part time hours available across weekday / night and weekend shifts to suit you!
Up to 30,000 discounts available as part of our Perks at Work scheme
Specialised free training programs earned through credits as you work with various topics covered
Our healthcare & mental health support package includes a Virtual GP for convenient consultations, advice and prescriptions*
What we require
The right to live and work in the UK
At least 3 months' previous paid experience working in a care environment in the UK within the last 3 years
Referee 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
A certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course in the last 12 months or are willing to book on to a Newcross course
You will need access to a smartphone, iPhone (5s or later), iPad or iPod touch compatible with IOS 8.0 (or later) or Android device with a 4.
3 operating system (or later), with internet access to submit your timesheets via our mobile app
Access to your own vehicle is desirable