Live In Carer - Chinese Speaking

Bluebird Care Mendip

5 days ago

£680 - 750/per week

Job Description

We are seeking Live-In Carers to join our amazing team of Healthcare professionals. Join our team today!

Pay Rates - £680 - £750 per week (£97.14 to £107.14 per day)

All applicants have to be 18+ in order to apply.

As a Live-In Carer you will have the privilege of living with our customers to provide the very best care. You are there to be a companion, but also to help them remain as independent as possible in their own home and cherish all the memories they’ve made there. You will work up to 8 hours per day with the customer providing the required care and support whilst also sleeping on the premises overnight to be on hand if required.

Benefits:

  • Enhanced rates for Bank Holidays
  • If you use your own vehicle for customer use, you will be entitled to 30p per mile
  • Refer a friend bonus scheme - up to £200 each time
  • NHS Healthcare Scheme
  • Paid Holiday on a pro rata basis
  • 3 meals a day included
  • You will also have a separate room to stay in and access to a TV and WIFI.
  • Blue light card, offering store discounts at retailers e.g., clothing, Halfords as well as a discount on days out to Chessington/Thorpe Park/Alton Towers etc
  • Opportunities for career development, both out in the field and office-based
  • Support from our Mental Health Champions
  • You will have regular contact with your supervisor along with access to our career pathway
  • Scheduled daily and weekly breaks which you can spend as you wish in or outside of the customer’s home
  • A clearly defined schedule of working time vs downtime during each day Loyalty Scheme available via Care Friends App.

 

To begin with, you will live with our customers for 3 weeks on and one week off but once you’re embedded into your role, you will be able to stay for a maximum of 8 working weeks at a time. Previous experience is a bonus but not a requirement. Live-in Carers are matched to our customers to ensure our customers and you get along.

You must have:

  • Right to work in the UK
  • Be fluent in Mandarin
  • It is desirable to have a driving licence and your own vehicle but not essential.

 

Daily duties will include, providing personal care duties, administering medication, manual handling, using equipment where required, promoting customer health and well-being, and enabling them to live their life to the full.

Job Details

Job Ref:

LICFERN

Start Date:

ASAP

Location:

Ferndown, Dorset, UK

Salary:

£680 - 750/per week Pension scheme, Loyalty programme, Holiday Pay

Employment type:

Full Time

Working Term:

Employed (PAYE)