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Complex Care Assistant Job in Wellington - Free uniform & DBS

Job Description

Complex Care Assistant Job in Wellington

We are seeking experienced Care Assistants to join our complex care team in Wellington, working either day, night or weekend shifts. Hours are available on a full and part time basis, with flexible hours designed to suit you.

Newcross Healthcare specialises in providing the highest quality person-centred care to adults and children with complex health needs in their own homes.

Applicants should have a range of experience which could include learning disability, tracheostomy, suctioning, stoma, ventilators and challenging behaviour.

The Healthcare Assistant job role

You must have a compassionate approach and be able to provide life-enhancing care that protects the dignity of the client and is in-line with their personalised care plan.

Daily tasks could include medication administration, PEG feeding, mobilisation, pressure management as well as personal hygiene and enabling our clients to take part in their favourite activities.

Why join the Newcross Complex Care team:

  • Pay rate of £9.53 to £13.27/hr including holiday pay 
  • Permanent contract with guaranteed hours that suit you
  • Free DBS check upfront
  • Free uniform upon joining
  • Free ongoing training 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

Upon joining, you’ll receive a full in-house induction as well as an introduction to the client you will be supporting their needs and care plan. You’ll receive any training necessary to top up your skills, including a shadow shift if required.

Person specification:

  • The ability to prove your right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months’ previous paid experience working in a complex 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
  • Medication administration certificate highly preferable
  • Driving license and access to a car is preferable.

Click the Apply Now button to begin your application.

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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