Live in Care - Luton

Luton
Posted 61 days ago
£500.00-£580.00 per week
Closing Date: 30 April 2021
Full Time Permanent

We are looking for candidates to join a team of caring and compassionate live-in carers.

Opportunities are available immediately to work in care packages including dementia, mental health and complex care. You will be working in a choice of locations for a CQC regulated company with over 20 years of experience in the highest quality home care.

The right candidates are required to attend our client’s specialist in-house training course in Hampshire on one of the following dates:

  • 1st to 5th February 2021
  • 18th to 22nd February 2021

Please be advised that this training is compulsory before any work can be assigned.

Free accommodation is provided during the training period.

Benefits

  • Immediate openings
  • Choice of care packages and locations available
  • Free training given
  • Flexible working patterns e.g. 4 weeks on then one week off, or 2 months on, 2 weeks offer.
  • Competitive rate of pay with higher rates for complex care packages depending on experience
  • Free accommodation and food allowance
  • Care support team on call 24/7
  • Continued training and career development

Duties

  • 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
  • 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

What we are looking for:

  • Ideally you will have a minimum of 1 year's live-in care/healthcare experience.
  • Experience in care of family members and other roles in community, residential, elderly and learning disability care will also be considered.
  • Good level of spoken and written English
  • Driving licence and own vehicle preferred
  • Willing to undergo DBS check
  • Able to attend compulsory training in Hampshire at one of the dates specified
  • Can provide previous work references and complete recruitment paperwork pack in allotted time
  • Flexibility with locations and a variety of care packages
  • A kind, sensitive and positive nature with the ability to stay calm under pressure
  • Confident, trustworthy, and reliable

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £500.00-£580.00 per week

Experience:

  • Care giver: 1 year (Preferred)

Licence:

  • Driving licence (Preferred)

 

Please submit your CV for full details.

Apply

Talk To Us

Request a call back on this job

Got a Question? We're Here to Help

Send us an email to jemma@rjsresourcing.co.uk

Or call us on +44 (0)1637 808888