Live-in Carer City of London

Home Instead Westminster

1 day ago

£945 - 1015/per week

Job Description

We’re looking for carers with at least 6 months’ professional care experience to join our award-winning live-in care team.

Why we think there’s nowhere better:

  • Free DBS
  • Pay based on your care experience, plus holiday pay, pension & bank holiday enhancements
  • Blue Light Card - giving you access to lots of discounts to both online and high street retailers
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities, including city and Guilds accredited Dementia Training
  • Employee Assistance Programme offering confidential advice and support
  • 24/7/365 support from our local team
  • We usually offer a two weeks on two weeks off rota pattern, but are flexible

 

Along with the great benefits we offer, you can be assured that you will have a CQC ‘outstanding’ team supporting you, 24/7, 365 days a year. 

About you:

You might already be working as a live-in carer, or you might have professional experience as a support worker, care assistant in a residential or domiciliary care setting,

What does a live-in carer do?

You’ll be helping support our clients to stay in the homes and communities they love most. This isn’t just work. It’s life-changing work.

Live-in carers live with a client for the duration of their chosen rota pattern (usually 2 or 3  weeks). You’ll look after one person, providing both care and companionship. Following a person-centred care plan you will tailor your support to meet your client’s needs, assisting with daily activities, personal care, or support in managing conditions such as dementia.

  • You’ll be matched with a client based on your skills and your client’s needs, providing tailored support and companionship
  • Following a client’s individual care plan you will generally provide a daily average of 9 hours care provision to your client
  • Managing medical conditions such as dementia, stroke and Parkinson’s
  • Administering medication
  • Cooking, cleaning and ensuring the smooth running of the house

 

We’re looking for the following skills and experience:

  • At least 6 months’ professional care experience gained in any care setting, such as live-in carer, domiciliary carer, care assistant, support worker, healthcare assistant or similar.
  • Very compassionate

 

Providing high-quality live-in care in people’s homes in Central London, Home Instead Westminster is part of the Global Home Instead network.

Salary starting at £945 + £70 food allowance per week.

Job Details

Job Ref:

HI23072024

Start Date:

22/07/2024

Location:

Barbican, London, UK

Salary:

£945 - 1015/per week Food allowance £10

Employment type:

Full Time

Working Term:

Employed (PAYE)