Self-employed Live-in Carer (Please come forward with the daily rate you would like to earn.)

Access Care

5 days ago

£700.00 - 1015/per week

Job Description

Client Reference : Miss LB

Start & End Date : 12.09.22 – 10.10.22 and then again 12.12.22 – 02.01.23

Rate : £700 per week (client is funded)

Paid when : End of the month by client by bank transfer.

Driver : No

Pets : No but Miss LB loves dogs so if a carer will need to bring their dog she would be ok with it.

Location : Basingstoke

Breaks : 2-3 hours per day - Carer should not leave the flat when Miss LB is in bed. the ideal time for the Carer to take their break is usually between 1pm and 4pm

Food : £35 per week for food

Ideal Carer : Miss LB is keen to be independent. It is very important that a Carer understands this and does not fuss around her or mother her. Someone who is easygoing.

If you are happy with the information above please read on to find out more about the client and the booking

About the client :
Miss LB is a friendly lady with a great sense of humour and fun. She is keen to remain as independent as possible and is able to go out on her own but she would like her carer to support her with activities she is unable to do on her own. She would love to do some work or volunteering in the future. She visits friends in Blackpool regularly and travels independently without a Carer.
Miss LB may occasionally need support at night to help her get comfortable.
Miss LB is able to direct and guide her Carers. She likes to do her own handovers.
The only bank holidays that will be paid at double time are Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day.
On day of arrival, carer to meet Miss LB at Basingstoke train station around 17:00.

Support with all personal care and continence management, support with moving and handling (ceiling track hoist), support with exercises, support with medication, support with cooking and housekeeping.
Support with all personal care and continence management, support with moving and handling (ceiling track hoist), support with exercises, support with medication, support with cooking and housekeeping.

General Condition: Cerebral Palsy - has spasms but is able to deal with these independently - they get worse if she is anxious, Manic Depression (controlled by medication. Miss LB also has coping strategies and knows when she needs additional support), Miss LB's mood can be changeable, and she can have a short temper.

Moving & Handling : Hoisting

Continence Care : Client is continent but needs hoisting onto toilet

Equipment to be used : Hoist, electric wheelchair.

Client Dietary Requirements: Miss LB has in the past had issues with her weight which led to an eating disorder. She is much better now, but is very particular about how her food is prepared and presented - Carer to take direction from Miss LB. Miss LB would like her Carer to sit with her when she eats as occasionally, she chokes.

Does the client smoke ? : No

Wifi : Yes

Job Details

Job Ref:

MrsLB

Start Date:

12/09/2022

Location:

Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK

Salary:

£700.00 - 1015/per week This client is funded so the daily rate is non negotiable.

Employment type:

Full Time

Working Term:

Self Employed