Are you a Student Nurse?Are you looking for a flexible job to fit around your studies? If so, this could be the job for you.
Newcross Healthcare are seeking Student Nurses to take on the role of Personal Care Assistants (HCAs) to provide the highest quality of care and support to our service users living with additional healthcare needs in their own homes in Portsmouth, Chichester, Fareham, Gosport, Waterlooville, Hayling Island, Havant and the surrounding local areas.
You will benefit from the security of a permanent job with guaranteed minimum hours and access to our free ongoing training courses to further expand your clinical skill set, in addition to what you will learn at University.
We have a range of shifts available from long days and nights, to evenings and weekends. Do you know more dedicated student nurses? Why not 'Recommend a Friend' with the chance to earn up to £500 per successful referral. What can you expect from your Caring Role? As a Personal Care Assistant, you will be providing life-enhancing care to our service users living with additional healthcare needs in their own homes.
Changing the life of another person is an incredible feeling and it is completely within your grasp. Your responsibilities will include; personal care, helping with social activities, aiding with clinical needs and assisting with any other additional services that will enable our service users to live as independently as possible, in line with their personalised care plan.
Compassion and respect are key to this role. The ideal applicant will have a true vocation for care and always seek to provide life-enhancing support that also protects the dignity of the service user. Why should you join Newcross? At Newcross, we don't believe in 'zero hours.' All of our home care staff have minimum 20 hours per week guaranteed (or 1040 per year) in their contracts, and rotas organised up to 4 weeks in advance, offering the security of a steady income with flexibility to choose your own hours - so you can have the work-life balance that suits you.
Flexi Pay- with our new flexible pay feature on the HealthForceGo app you can decide when you want to be paid. Simply submit your timesheets by 5pm and be paid up to 50% of the value of your shift the very same day! What will you benefit from?
Salary of up to £15.38/hr including holiday pay
Permanent flexible contract, guaranteeing you a minimum of 20 hours of work every week
Rotas organised up to 4 weeks in advance
Agreed mileage payments for most clients
FREE criminal record check (DBS) and FREE uniform
Free client specific training to ensure you have the skills required for this role
Ongoing training and development available free through credits earned as you work
Recommend a Friend scheme paying up to £500 per successful referral
Client specific inductions
24-hour support through dedicated central team and clinical governance made up of lead nurses
Online Intranet and smartphone app to manage your availability, bookings and payslips
Support of a local line manager, in house office support and a designated field team leader
Skills & Opportunities This is a great chance for you to improve your skill set with a range of free training programmes provided by Newcross. Want to enhance your clinical knowledge? Why not enrol on a Newcross course in PEG, Tracheostomy, Epilepsy and medication delivery? Or gain experience caring for those with spinal and brain injuries or neurodegenerative conditions.
If you want to develop your clinical ability and stand out from your peers this could be the opportunity for you. 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 3 years
A certificate confirming your participation in a practical Moving and Handling course in the last 12 months or are willing to enrol on a practical Moving and Handling course with Newcross.
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 manage your rota via our homecare app.
Access to your own vehicle is desirable with many packages of care having agreed mileage payments
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. Your local Team The branch is based on South Street near Chichester Cathedral and not far from Chichester train station. Click the Apply Now button to begin your application If you encounter any issues when applying 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.