Experienced Carer for Live in Care Role ( Self Employed) - Scotland

Posted 178 days ago
£550 - £800 a week
Closing Date: 17 April 2021
Full Time

Our client has immediate opening for candidates wishing to work in Live in Care roles, both local and nationally to work on a self-employed basis.

You will have a minimum of one year’s professional care experience, gained recently within the past year or two, ideally within a live-in care capacity, but all experience will be considered such as community, 1-2-1 and complex care.


  • Flexible work pattern, you decide the length of your availability, where possible
  • Choice of care packages and locations available
  • Working on a self-employed basis so you have total control
  • Great rates of pay depending one experience and package of £550-£800 per week
  • Accommodation and food are provided at no cost whilst working
  • Extra bonuses monthly for drivers with own transport - up £200 a month
  • Immediate start for the right candidates
  • Ongoing support throughout the process and beyond
  • Support with travel costs / expenses
  • DBS free of charge if not one already in place


  • Offer a regular and reliable helping hand throughout the day
  • Personal hygiene assistance including bathing/showering/toilet
  • Help with going to bed at night and getting up in the morning
  • Medication tasks and support complex care needs where required
  • Preparing meals and drinks
  • Tidying up, vacuuming, washing up, changing beds, doing laundry and general housekeeping
  • Being a friend by chatting, watching tv and helping them continue to do all the things they love and lead the life they wish


  • Must have 1 year's proven professional care experience - gained within past year or two
  • Happy to live away from home and carry out all the duties of a live-in carer
  • Reliable, professional and compassionate
  • Good levels of English
  • Must have the right to work in UK
  • Possess a valid DBS check or be happy to undergo one
  • Possess in date valid manual handling / care certificates
  • Ideally driving license and own transport
  • Happy to attend online interview and committed to start work and assignments

For more details please submit your up to date CV. Please only apply if you have the above listed requirements, in particular a min of 1 year's proven care experience in a professional capacity.


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

Salary: £550.00-£800.00 per week


  • professional care giving: 1 year (Required)


  • Driving License (Preferred)


  • Supporting and assisting with all personal care requirements
  • Charting or taking notes for others to review
  • Providing companionship and supportive listening
  • Observing and reporting any changes in the health or status of the patient
  • Taking vitals, height, and weight
  • Preparing meals and feeding patients
  • Maintaining patient’s health equipment
  • Responding to emergency situations
  • Prompting and administering medication
  • Accompanying and transporting patients to appointments and/or social events
  • Facilitating community and recreational outings, including transport
  • Providing support with hobbies, studies, and social activities

Work remotely:

  • No

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