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live in carer JB - £705 - £735 per week

United Kingdom, GBP 705 - 735 per week training bonuses, NEST pension, holiday pay, SSP, Employed (PAYE)


~~** Incentives – Training, great pay, NEST pension, supportive Care Managers, potential for career progression. **

Our Organisation
Blue Sky Enabling specialise in flexible person-centred services for people with complex needs that focuses on their capacity and not just their disability. No matter what a person’s condition we support them to live active, engaged lives as part of their community.  We believe that everyone deserves to live with as much dignity, respect and independence as possible.

Job Description
We currently have a vacancy for a female live in enabler within our support team working with an lovely lady with mild LD living, autistic traits and some challenging behaviour especially around her obsession with food that is well managed. She likes to be active and engaged, but she needs someone with her who is able to give her plenty of praise and reassurance and who will support her to achieve as much as she is able and willing to do. She loves to go out on the buses to different towns to visit cafes, and talk to people she meets. She loves music and films and doing cross stitch, which she does perfectly with the right assistance! She needs someone to gently but firmly guide her to follow her routines so that she can follow her healthy eating regime and continue her weight loss programme. We are looking for someone who can participate in a 2 weeks on 2 weeks off rota on an on-going basis. This placement will start in March and is a permanent contract.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, engaging female live-in support worker who can deliver reliable, quality care and support to this client as part of the team enabling her to live an active engaged life.

As a live in support worker you can expect:
•         Competitive rates of pay,
•         Excellent training and development,
•         Supportive management and 1-2-1 monthly supervisions and annual appraisal,
•         Training bonuses
•         Holiday pay & statutory sick pay & NEST pension
•         Potential for career progression.


Key Responsibilities:
1.) Supporting the Service User in her own home.
2.) Maintaining up to date records of visits.
3.) Attending supervisions with Care Managers
4.) Complete all necessary training and attend any extra (Service User specific) training that the Care Manager deems necessary.
6.) Stay up to date with Policies and Procedures.
7.) Attend team meetings


Essential Requirements:
1.) Qualifications and/or experience of working with people with anxiety and mild LD
2.) Positive can-do attitude, putting energy and enthusiasm into previously assigned tasks.
3.) Have a diverse range of relevant skills, knowledge and experience of working with people with complex needs.
4.) Good listening, time management and communications skills.
5.) Have good written skills and basic IT.
6.) Desire to make a difference in the lives of people

Job Details

Job Ref: Live_In_JB

Start Date: March 2019

Hours: Full Time

Location: United Kingdom

Working Term: Permanent

Salary: GBP 735 per week for level 3, Training bonuses, NEST pension, holiday pay, SSP

Job Details

Full Time
United Kingdom
Employed (PAYE)
GBP 705 - 735 per week, training bonuses, NEST pension, holiday pay, SSP