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Nursing Home Care Assistant Job (HCA) in Carmarthen

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Nursing Home Care Assistant Job (HCA) in Carmarthen

As a Newcross Care Assistant with our Swansea team, you will take pride in giving the best possible quality of care to clients in the local Carmarthen area of Wales.

This is a flexible job role and means you could be working for more than one home in the local area on a part time or full time basis, allowing the opportunity to tailor your rota to fit family and other commitments.

You should be willing to travel and due to the location of some clients, access to your own vehicle is essential.

The Healthcare Assistant job role:

Working as a Nursing Home Care Assistant means you will be involved in ensuring each resident receives an excellent standard of care that meets their personal care plan. Personal care could include: dressing, washing, toileting and enabling service users to live their daily lives as they choose.

You will enable residents to live fulfilling lives, partaking in their favourite activities and interacting with their families, visitors and other residents.

Benefits of being a Newcross Care Assistant:


  • Salary of up to £13.26/hr, paid weekly including holiday pay
  • Permanent, flexible hours contract
  • DBS check cost refunded after initial joining period
  • Uniform and training available free through credits earned as you work
  • 24 hour support through dedicated central team
  • Online Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability and bookings
  • Agreed mileage payments for most clients
  • Local line manager and branch support
  • Recommend a Friend scheme, paying up to £500 per successful referral

In order to be successful in this Care Assistant role, you will need to be a naturally compassionate person with a strong sense of empathy for those individuals in your care.

Working in a care assistant job, you will also need to have:


  • The right to live and work in the UK
  • At least 3 months’ previous paid experience working in a care or nursing home 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 be willing to book onto a Newcross course.

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.

Click the Apply Now button to begin your application.


If you cannot apply online, please callApply 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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