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Live-in carer : Employed : South East of Kent : £91 per day + benefits

United Kingdom, GBP 91 - 91 per day Free 4 day training, free meals and accomodation, Employed (PAYE)

Description

Live-in carer (employed by Consultus)

 

Consultus Care & Nursing has been a leading provider of live-in carers and nurses throughout the UK for over 50 years. Since our family-led organisation was established in 1962, we have stayed true to the vision of our founder, the late Mrs Anne Stevens, who knew that people feel better at home.

 

We currently have a vacancy for an employed live-in carer based in the South East of Kent.

 

THE ROLE
Employed directly by Consultus
, you will stay in our clients’ home for the duration of the booking, providing bespoke, 24/7 support to empower our client to live as independently as possible.

Your duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • washing, dressing and various other aspects of personal care, ensuring privacy and dignity is maintained
  • light housekeeping, laundry, shopping and preparation of nutritious meals
  • providing companionship
  • ensure our clients feel safe, secure and comfortable in their own home
  • maintain daily care records documentation precisely and to deadlines
  • liaise professionally and effectively with Consultus’ care consultants and other carers to ensure continuity of care for our clients
  • uphold Consultus’ core values and always represent the company to the highest standard.

ABOUT YOU

Ideally you are NVQ level 2 or 3 and have over 2 years caring experience, as well as

  • English competency, both written and spoken
  • understand and able to demonstrate the core values of care
  • possess common sense and have a caring, compassionate and non-judgemental nature.

HOW WE WILL SUPPORT YOU

To ensure the booking runs smoothly for the carer and client, Consultus will:

  • conduct a thorough assessment of the client and their home to determine the client’s needs, the carer’s role and anything else of note
  • provide ongoing support throughout the booking including visiting the client’s home regularly to check in, as well as being on call for you.

THE BENEFITS

As a Consultus employed live-in carer you will:

  • receive excellent rates of pay, paid directly by Consultus on a weekly basis, with tax and NI automatically deducted
  • £91 a day, free meals and accommodation while working
  • travelling costs covered (as agreed with client) up to £60 for a return journey
  • accrue holiday pay at a rate of 12.07%
  • free induction training at our award- winning Consultus Care Training Centre

 

NEXT STEPS

To find out more about becoming an employed Consultus live-in carer, please email your CV to s.taylor@consultuscare.com. Alternatively, phone Consultus’ Head of Recruitment, Sara Taylor, on 01732 355231 to discuss the role further.

 

Job Details

Consultus
Immediately
Full Time
United Kingdom
Employed (PAYE)
GBP 91 - 91 per day, Free 4 day training, free meals and accomodation