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Live in Carer

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

Posted: 3 days ago

Description

LIVE IN CARER – Swindon, Wiltshire 

(Self Employed basis for a private family)

IMMEDIATE START 

 

We are looking for a Live In Carer to work on a 2 weeks on / 2 weeks off shift pattern.  Immediate start available.

 

Duties will include:

  • Providing respectful care and support to a 94 year old man with some mobility issues.   
  • Providing companionship and emotional support – i.e. chatting over a cup of tea, sharing meals, playing cards and watching TV together.
  • Helping with getting out of bed, washing, showering, dressing and other elements of personal care.
  • Being on hand at night if assistance is required going to the bathroom.
  • Helping with mobility getting around the house and up/down stairs.
  • Preparing breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • Overseeing medication.
  • Helping with light housework, laundry, vacuuming and ironing.
  • Helping with grocery shopping and general errands like picking up prescriptions.
  • Helping with light gardening duties in a small town garden i.e. growing herbs

 

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 preferably a current Enhanced DBS.

 

Benefits:

  • £100 per day to include all meals, own amenities such as bedroom and lounge with TV and free WiFi.
  • Travel and mileage expenses if applicable.

 

 

Job Details

230127
13/06/2021
Full Time
Swindon, United Kingdom
Self Employed
GBP 100 per day