Live in carer

Carefound Home Care17 reviews

At Carefound Home Care we’re looking for people to join our team as a professional live-in carer in Cheshire. You’ll need to be friendly, compassionate and keen to make a genuine difference to someone’s life, plus you must have at least 6 months��� professional care experience. We’re a local live-in care team and can offer you the best employment package, progression and support. That’s why we’re rated OUTSTANDING by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and our staff are proud to work for us.

This vacancy covers the Cheshire region. You will also have the choice of being offered care packages in our other regions in the UK.
Benefits

  • The leading care team – rated OUSTANDING by the CQC, 24/7 local support
  • Fantastic rates of pay – £675 to £877 per week (depending on complexity of client care needs and your skills and experience), double time on bank holidays, support with travel expenses
  • Instant access to your pay instead of waiting for payday
  • Perks of being directly employed – regular paid holidays, pension, free employee assistance programme, funded DBS check
  • Supported working environment – weekly support visits from your local care management team, free food and accommodation whilst on placement, free Wi-Fi in every home
  • Leading training – extensive induction training (£270 pay on completion), ongoing specialist care training, opportunity to achieve diploma qualifications
  • Genuine career progression – pay enhancements to recognise service and experience
  • Generous refer-a-friend scheme – up to £500 per referral

Responsibilities

  • Live in our elderly clients’ homes on a 1 or 2 week on / off basis (or longer shift pattern to suit your lifestyle)
  • Provide companionship and personal care
  • Basic help in the home, shopping and meal preparation support
  • Deliver specialist care based on training received such as dementia care or medication administration

Requirements

  • At least 6 months’ professional care experience as a live in carer, domiciliary carer, care assistant, support worker, personal healthcare assistant or similar
  • Warm, patient and compassionate with a clear desire to support others
  • Enthusiastic and positive ‘can do’ attitude
  • Must own a smartphone
  • You must have the Right to Work in the UK
  • Ability to drive and have the use of your own vehicle is helpful but not a requirement

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £675.00-£877.00 per week

Benefits:

  • Casual dress
  • Company pension
  • Discounted or free food
  • Free or subsidised travel
  • Private dental insurance
  • Private medical insurance
  • Referral programme
  • Sick pay
  • Wellness programmes

Schedule:

  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability

Experience:

  • carer: 1 year (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No

To apply for this job please visit uk.indeed.com.