Live in carer/support worker

Private Employer

2 days ago

£850/per week

Job Description

Urgently looking for a female live-in carer/support worker to care for a 35-year-old lady with complex health needs. 

She requires support with all personal care tasks, companionship, her mobility, functional seizures, preparation of food and maintaining her two-bedroomed bungalow.  She uses a power chair always outside of the home and has a wheelchair-adapted vehicle that is required to be driven to take her on outings to the shops, or walks or craft fairs.

We are looking for someone who is good fun with a sense of humour, reliable, proactive, able to anticipate and react quickly, uses their initiative, can proffer conversation, and is a driver over 25 for insurance purposes. 

The person will have to adhere to strict rules regarding smells, no smoking or vaping and no spray deodorant or perfume, roll on deodorant only and specific washing clothes detergent and bland hair products. 

Previous live-in care experience desirable, experience with mild autism helpful.  Full training provided by shadowing her Mother and online mandatory training required. 

5.6 weeks holiday pay pro rata.  A two-week on/off rota or other combination.  DBS check.

Please apply by sending a covering letter and CV to elansdell1967@gmail.com

Job Details

Job Ref:

LANS5

Start Date:

ASAP

Location:

Woodville, Derbyshire, UK

Salary:

£850/per week

Employment type:

Full Time

Working Term:

Employed (PAYE)