Care Assistant
Newcross Healthcare Solutions
Ayr
2d ago

Are you looking for a rewarding career in care?Then this is the role for you! Newcross Healthcare is currently looking for professional s to provide excellent care and support to our service users living in Ayr, Maybole and the surrounding local areas.

Benefit from a free PVG check, free uniform, ongoing training programmes and earn up to £12.13 per hour.

Caring for others

Apply now to find out more!

Newcross Healthcare is looking for experienced, competent caregivers to support our service users in Ayr, Maybole and the surrounding areas of South Ayrshire.

At Newcross, we're flexible. You can choose to work either full or part time hours, to fit around your life. We don't believe in 'zero hours.

Our staff have minimum hours guaranteed in their contracts, providing security of a steady income alongside the flexibility to manage their work-life balance.

Why join us?

You will receive free PVG and uniform when you join our amazing team.

Improve your skill set with access to a range of free training programmes available, all provided by Newcross earned through credits as you work.

Flexi Pay - you can decide when you want to be paid. Submit your timesheets by 5pm and be paid up to 50% of the value of your shift the very same day!

  • Salary of up to £12.13 / hr including holiday pay
  • Permanent contract with weekly pay and flexible hours
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • 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
  • Care Assistant role

    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.

    It is important that the ideal applicant is compassionate, caring and ready for the occasional challenge.

    What do you need for this role?

  • 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
  • SSSC registered or you must be able to commit to registering when you join our team
  • 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 but not mandatory
  • 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.

    Ayr Team

    Your local team is located just off the beach in the historic county town of Ayr. We are a short 15-minute walk away from the train station and easily accessible by car or bus.

    We cover a wide range of areas from Kilwinning in the north to Cumnock in the East and Maybole in the South.

    Ayr started life as the settlement serving a castle built here in 1197 by William I.

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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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