Live In Carer

The Carer Network

6 days ago

£550 - 750/per week

Job Description

At The Carer Network we are expanding our services, we are now looking for dedicated Live In Carers to join our team covering placements across the South West of England. As a Live In Carer you would be living with an individual in their own home to keep them independent with any daily living tasks, enabling them to stay in a safe place they call home.

The role of a Live In Carer could include:

- Supporting with personal care needs including continence management

- Prompting or administering medication

- liaising with GP's, district nurses and other health care professionals

- Preparing meals and drinks

- Laundry and light domestic duties

- Arranging and attending any appointments and activities

- Moving and Handling including the use of equipment

- Being a companion and a friendly face

 

We are looking for people that are caring and enjoy helping others, have good communication skills, empathetic and compassionate and willing to provide outstanding, person-centred care.

We require our Live In Carers to have at least a years experience in the care sector.

 

If you feel that this is something you would love to do, we can offer the following:

  • Weekly rates of pay between £550- £750 a week, depending on the clients needs
  • Full employment with flexible work patterns
  • Free induction and on-going training. Including RQF's from level 2-5 in Health and Social Care
  • Access to an on-call team available 24/7 for any emergencies
  • Bank Holiday enhancement
  • Paid holiday up to 28 days (pro rata)
  • Free DBS check
  • Reimbursed travel between placements
  • Ongoing support with regular supervisions

 

All positions are subject to DBS checks, references and proof of eligibility to work in the UK.

If you would like to discuss the position in more detail you can contact the team on 01823 690341 or you can email your CV across to us at liveincare@thecarernetwork.co.uk 

Job Details

Job Ref:

LIC01

Location:

UK

Salary:

£550 - 750/per week

Employment type:

Full Time

Working Term:

Employed (PAYE)