Job Details

Live In Carer

Hampshire, United Kingdom, GBP 500 per week, Self employed or Employed (PAYE)

Posted: 6 hours ago

Description

Live in carer role as part of a 2 person team working alternate periods of time - flexible but looking at 2 weeks on 2 weeks off or similar

As a live-in carer, you’ll provide personal care, help with household chores and getting out and about. Above all else, you’ll provide companionship and emotional support – even just a chat over a cup of tea and sharing moments watching their favourite TV show – while you’re living with them.

 

Job description:

  • Companionship – sharing conversation and spending time together
  • Personal care – assisting with bathing, dressing and, when necessary, continence support
  • Helping with mobility – some lifting will be required, assistance getting around the home and up / down stairs
  • Overseeing medication – all according to the customer’s care plan
  • Household chores – help around the home, such as vacuuming or washing clothes
  • Potential gardening and lawn mowing
  • Preparing, cooking, ordering, collecting meals
  • Running errands – assisting with tasks such as shopping or picking up prescriptions
  • Other medical support – extra training is provided for more complex support needs as well as first aid training

 

The essential requirements for the role are:

  • A compassionate nature and good communication skills
  • The passion to really make a difference to someone’s life
  • The right to work in the UK
  • Excellent level of English, both spoken and written
  • Ability and qualification to drive
  • An understanding of Mum’s condition so they can act or advise accordingly (don’t panic… Mr Mannering)

 

Job Details

JillD
ASAP
Full Time
Hampshire, United Kingdom
Self employed or Employed (PAYE)
GBP 500 per week