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Care Assistant Job in Newark

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Care Assistant Job in Newark

We have several flexible vacancies for experienced Care Assistants working full or part time hours in the Newark-On-Trent area through our Nottingham branch.

If you take pride in giving the best possible care that enhances the wellbeing and quality of life of every individual you care for, we can offer you flexible shifts that fit around your family or other job commitments. For example: you can vary your rota during term time to accommodate a child’s school routine or you can work shifts that fit your off-duty rota, it’s your choice. 

Due to the nature of this role, a full driving license and access to your own vehicle is desirable, however not essential.

The Care Assistant Job Role:

You will play a vital role in supporting the well-being and quality of life of each individual in your care. Daily tasks may include assisting with washing and dressing, meal times, personal care and assisting with activities as required.

We offer care to clients in a variety of environments including hospitals, care homes, nursing homes and supported living, so it’s essential you have experience in at least one of these settings. Experience of caring for those with dementia is highly desirable.

Benefits of being a Newcross Care Assistant:


  • Salary up to £11.96/hr including holiday pay
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Criminal record check (DBS) check cost refunded after initial joining period
  • Uniform and training available free through credits earned as you work
  • Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
  • Online area and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
  • Local line manager and branch support team
  • 24-hour support contact centre, open 365 days a year

We take pride in the quality of our care, so we’re looking for experienced care assistants with a genuine, caring approach as well as the skills to deliver person-centred care.

To apply for this role you must have:


  • 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
  • Moving and handling training
  • NVQ2 / SVQ2 in Health and Social Care highly preferable
  • Your own transport would be desirable but it is not essential

Click the Apply Now button to begin your application.

If you cannot apply online, please call Apply Now >>. 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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