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Live In Carer - Couples Package - £700 per week - Leeds

Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, GBP 700 per week, Employed (PAYE)

Description

This role is based in Leeds and is long term Live in Care package for an older married couple who live in the leafy suburbs of north Leeds.  We're looking for a kind, caring and experienced Live in Carer to care for our customers. Our couple are willing to consider female or male carers but they do request that the Carer is a driver with their own vehicle.

The gentleman lives with dementia and requires support with housekeeping, meals, medication, prompting with personal care and general companionship. The lady is recovering from an operation and is able to make all her own decisions but is limited with housekeeping tasks that she can comfortably do for herself and her husband. 

If you enjoy helping people and want to make a positive difference to their lives, this opportunity could be perfect for you! Working as a Live in Care Assistant with Bluebird Care Leeds North is an incredibly rewarding career; everything you do makes a positive difference. Not only are you delivering the highest quality dedicated care and support for your customers and those who need you, but you also work closely with them to help them realise their personal goals and wishes.

As a Live In Care Assistant you can expect:

  • £700 per week
  • Full Accommodation at the customer's home on the weeks you are working.
  • Round the clock support from our dedicated Bluebird Care team
  • Your own personal food allowance on top of your weekly pay at £40 per week. 
  • Mileage allowance for journeys made on behalf of your customers
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Professional training and qualifications
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Free Health and Wellbeing Check Service for staff.
  • High-quality Induction Training
  • Opportunities to keep in touch socially with other members of the team

Key Requirements

  • Enhanced DBS disclosure
  • A car driver is essential for this role. 
  • Have 2 suitable references (professional and/or educational)
  • Have experience of delivering care
  • Be eligible to work in the UK
  • Have an excellent standard of verbal and written English

Key Responsibilities

  • Supporting our customers with washing, dressing and personal appearance - mostly prompting at the moment. 
  • Preparing and cooking nutritious meals and refreshments
  • Laundry, hoovering, tidying and cleaning
  • Ensuring medication is taken on time
  • Clear record keeping
  • Shopping for our customers
  • Companionship and care

If you would like to make a positive impact on someone’s life and make sure that they have the support they need to complete everyday tasks click apply today

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Job Details

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ASAP
Full Time
Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Employed (PAYE)
GBP 700 per week