Live in Carers

Overview of Job

Be someone’s superhero by becoming a Live in Carer. We have various roles to fill across the South of England. Great pay and benefits.

Location:

South East and South West UK

Employment Type:

Live In

Responsibilities:

You will live within a client’s home providing one to one care and assistance with everyday tasks such as:

  • Cooking
  • Cleaning
  • Shopping
  • Prompting of medication.

You may also need to accompany the client to and from appointments. As well as providing care, one of the most important parts of the job is providing companionship. You will be spending quality time with the client and getting to know them personally, keeping them company and taking part in their hobbies.

Specific duties:

If required you will also help with personal care;

  • Getting in and out of bed
  • Toileting
  • Washing
  • Dressing
  • Eating and drinking
  • Long-term support with mobility aids such as hoists.

The Candidate:

Experience of caring is preferred, but not essential as full training will be given. More importantly, you need to be a compassionate person with great communication skills and a willingness to learn.

Before being appointed, you will need a DBS check and evidence of the right to work in the EU.

It is always an advantage (but not essential) for a carer to have their own car or a full UK driving licence. Whether this is for use in their own break or being able to drive the service user toa dn from appointments, we can offer more care assignments to carers who own their own car. When used with the service user you will receive mileage payments, terms and conditions apply.

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Simply fill in this form or call us on  0345 512 0022  to register interest for a role at Burley’s Home Care.