Live in Care

SAFEHANDS LIVE IN CARE LTD

4 days ago

EUR600 - 900/per week

Job Description

Are you looking for a live-in care job?

The primary role of a live-in carer or a support worker (whether short-term or long-term) is to make sure that clients live as independently as possible in their homes. They feel comfortable and secure in familiar surroundings. Carer encourages clients to pursue their hobbies and interests and assists them with all day-to-day duties.

Live in carer job – description

A live-in carer job is not for everyone. It is a challenging role that involves a lot of patience, caring and loving nature and passion for helping other people. You, as a carer, will be doing the things that a family member would do for their loved one or even more.

As a live-in carer, you will be acting according to a care plan. A care plan is a written document that states the care needs of a client and is agreed upon by the care team, family members and healthcare professionals. It includes aspects of personal hygiene, household duties, cleaning, cooking, and social activities.

Live-in carer job specification

What characteristics does a good carer have?

– strong communication skills

– being able to live with the client for long-term

– ability to understand and follow instructions

– ability to cope with emergency situations

– caring and loving nature

– empathy and passion for helping others

 

What qualification should a carer have?

– experience in care

– able to maintain a house (cleaning, cooking, household activities)

– clean driving license

– formal training or qualification

 

What are the duties of a live-in carer?

– help with personal hygiene (combing, dressing, washing, toileting)

– working with other health professionals to assist a client

– helping with medication

– assisting in medical appointments

– accompanying during family gatherings

– meal preparation

– shopping

– household activities

– encouraging a client to pursue their hobbies

 

Job Requirements 

  • 2 years minimum experience in Live-in care/ Care setting
  • Right to work in the UK
  • Valid DBS
  • Valid Qualifications and Training Certificates 

 

If interested please call 02034170090 or email Admin@safehandsliveincare.co.uk we look forward to hearing from you. 

Job Details

Job Ref:

Safehands

Location:

Nationwide, UK

Salary:

EUR600 - 900/per week

Employment type:

Full Time

Working Term:

Self Employed