London, United Kingdom, Self employed or Employed (PAYE)
Kind, well-organised, well-educated, mature female live in carer/companion wanted for pleasantly confused elderly lady in Richmond area. Non-smoker. No pets. Own room in comfortable house. Alternating two-week shifts; other live in care options possible, including occasional relief work. We offer starting pay of £1540-£1600 for each two week shift, rising to £1600-£1700/ per two-week shift, after satisfactory completion of a probation period. You must be eligible to work in the UK, and have a valid National Insurance Number.
Because this position requires maturity and experience, only applicants over the age of 45 will be considered. Recent CRB/DBS check desirable. Applicants must have experience of handling, and dealing with pleasant confusion/dementia. Nursing experience is advantageous but not essential.
If you wish to be considered, you must complete an application form, which will be sent to you, with further details of the position, following your response to this posting.
Please reply with ONLY the following 4 PIECES OF INFORMATION
1. Your full CONTACT DETAILS: name, full postal address, telephone, email
2. Your AGE (must be over 45 years of age)
3. BRIEF details of your QUALIFICATIONS
4. BRIEF details of your live in CARE EXPERIENCE over the last 2 YEARS.
At this stage, please do NOT send your CV, or any other attachments. They will not be read. We ONLY respond to serious applicants with a genuine interest in this position who supply ALL the requested information.
Please be advised that a final appointment offer is conditional on receipt of your fully completed application form, two good recent references, and successful performance at two face-to-face interviews with the family. Skype interviews will not be considered. Agencies will not be considered. Thank you for your interest in this position.