Job Details

Live In Carer

Swindon, Swindon, United Kingdom, GBP 100 per day, Self Employed

Posted: 5 days ago

Description

LIVE IN CARER – Swindon, Wiltshire

(Self employed basis for a private family)

We are looking for a compassionate Live In Carer to provide respectful care and support to our Dad, a 94 year old Italian man with some mobility issues.   You’ll also provide companionship and emotional support – even just a chat over a cup of tea, playing cards or sharing moments watching favourite TV shows

Duties will include:

Help with getting out of bed, washed/showered, dressed and other elements of personal care

Be on hand at night if Dad requires assistance going to the toilet

Helping with mobility getting around the house and up/down stairs

Preparing breakfast, lunch and dinner

Overseeing medication and reminding Dad to take his medication

Help with light housework, laundry, vacuuming and ironing

Help with grocery shopping and general errands like picking up prescriptions

Help with light gardening duties as Dad grows some fruit, veg and herbs (small town garden)

Being a listening ear and playing a game of cards or two!

Requirements:

A compassionate nature and good communication skills

One year’s minimum experience required in a care setting or similar role

A full driving licence and access to a car preferable

The right to work in the UK and DBS check

Benefits:

£100 per day to include all meals, own amenities such as bedroom, bathroom and lounge with TV

Travel and mileage expenses if applicable

Flexibility over shift patterns with a second Live In Carer to be mutually agreed if required

Immediate start available if preferred 

Job Details

230127
01/01/2021
Full Time
Swindon, Swindon, United Kingdom
Self Employed
GBP 100 per day