Support Worker - Nuneaton

Newcross Healthcare
12.23 GBP Hourly + our
11 Jul 2018
18 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Newcross Healthcare are seeking professional, dedicated and enthusiastic Support Workers who can offer commitment to deliver high quality care to our service users in Nuneaton, Bedworth and the surrounding local areas operating through our Coventry branch.Working for Newcross is entirely flexible, work full or part time hours, choose your rota to fit around your life with the security of a permanent job with guaranteed hours and a local line manager. We have a range of shifts available from long days and nights to evenings and weekends.
Our Supporting RoleWe are looking for professional, dedicated and enthusiastic Support Workers who can offer commitment to deliver high quality care to our clients with multiple needs.It is essential that you are confident in your ability to work in a calm and compassionate manner with a range of clients, living with varying learning disabilities and/or autism. You will be delivering personalised care in accordance with each service users unique care plan, with a mindful approach to protecting the dignity and promoting the independence of each individual.Compassion and respect are key to this role, through your approach to delivering the best quality of care to the service user to respecting the families and friends of the client, and at all times providing life-enhancing care that protects the dignity of the client and is in line with their personalised care plan.As a successful candidate you will benefit fromSalary of up to GBP12.23/hr including holiday payPermanent contract with weekly pay and flexible hoursAgreed mileage payments for most clientsCriminal record check (DBS) cost refunded after initial periodFree uniform through credits earned as you workOngoing training and development available free through credits earned as you workRecommend a Friend scheme paying up to GBP500 per successful referral24 hour support through dedicated central teamOnline Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslipsLocal line manager and branch supportWhy should you join Newcross?We value all of our employees and wish for all to have clear career progression, so we offer over 200 training courses to ensure that our employees always have the opportunity to evolve in their role, learn new skills and progress further in their career.We are not and never have been a 'zero hours' employer. All of our healthcare professionals have minimum hours guaranteed in their contracts, giving you the security of a steady income, with the flexibility to choose your own hours, you can have the work-life balance to suits you.Your local TeamLocated in the West Midlands of England, Newcross Healthcare's Coventry branch provides qualified nurses, care assistants and care workers to the surrounding region.The branch is based in the Cobalt Centre on Middlemarch Business Park close to the airport.To apply to this role you will needThe right to live and work in the UK3 months of minimum previous paid experience working in a care environment in the UK within the last 3 yearsReferee 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 jobsA certificate confirming your participation in a practical moving and handling course in the last 12 months, or be willing to book onto a Newcross courseYou 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 appAccess to your own vehicle is desirableYou will need to have previous experience supporting clients with learning disabilities, Autism or mental health conditions. If you have a NVQ2 / SVQ2 in Health and Social Care or currently work in a care assistant role you could be fast tracked through our recruitment process.
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