Live In Care Assistant

SweetTree Home Care Services

2 days ago

£625 - 672/per week

Job Description

 LIVE-IN DEMENTIA CARE ASSISTANT - Cricklewood, London 

Salary from £650 - £672 per week

 

  • Flexible Working 
  • Competitive pay 
  • 24/7 On-Call Support
  • Free Accredited Training
  • Paid Holiday
  • Career Progression

 

SweetTree is an CQC rated Outstanding Company who provides care and support to our clients in their own homes. Caring is very rewarding, especially in the current climate and we are currently looking for a passionate Live-In Dementia Care Assistant, to provide exceptional care and support to our client who lives near Cricklewood. 

The successful Live-In Care Assistant candidate must have previous care experience. For this client, the live in placement will be from 12pm on Sunday until 12pm on Friday on a weekly basis. Our accredited Care Training Academy will provide you with all the training & tools needed to provide outstanding care.

The Live-In Dementia Care Assistant weekly rate starts from £650 - £672 per week, plus there is an additional food allowance of £40 per week; you will have your own room and a 2-hour break daily.

The ideal candidate must be able to attend our pre-employment training assessment from the 19th-22nd of October, to begin working from the 25th of October.  

As a Live-In Dementia Care Assistant, you may be involved with:

  • Providing companionship by spending time together, chatting, watching tv
  • Assisting with personal care such as bathing​, showering, dressing and toileting
  • Preparing and cooking meals
  • Assisting with mobility needs
  • Oversee the clients medication needs in line with the care plan
  • Undertake household chores including cleaning, washing, and ironing
  • Assist with other tasks such as making doctor appointments, picking up prescriptions or shopping

 

Our Live-In Care Assistant Benefits include

  • Competitive day rates
  • Comprehensive & free Pre Employment Programme
  • Rota system of 2 weeks on and 2 weeks off
  • 24/7 on-call support
  • Internal awards, a recognition scheme, and Long Service Awards
  • £200 Friend Referral Scheme
  • 28 days paid holiday including bank holidays
  • DBS Certificate fully refunded once you have worked 80 hours
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Career development pathways through our award-winning Care Training Academy

 

Please press apply for this Live-In Dementia Care Assistant role and our Recruitment Team will be in touch.

If you are successful at the interview stage, you will be invited to attend our 4-day pre-employment assessment training that will be conducted online, however preferably, you will require a laptop or IPAD to complete this.

Job Details

Job Ref:

149606LIC

Location:

Cricklewood, London, UK

Salary:

£625 - 672/per week

Employment type:

Part Time

Working Term:

Employed (PAYE)