Live-in Carer

Totnes

Our client, rated 'Outstanding' by the CQC, provides a refreshing world of difference as a care provider and employer; as a Live In Carer, you will be living with and supporting their clients with companionship, home help, personal care, and specialist care as needed.

If you are dedicated and passionate about making a real difference in people's lives and want a career you can be proud of, this could be the role for you.

Care experience is required for this challenging role. This position is also subject to enhanced disclosure under the DBS.

Primary Responsibilities:
• To pay visits to nominated Service Users as directed by Care Coordinators and management
• Personal Care (as specified on the care plan and subject to appropriate review)
• Maintain the cleanliness of Service Users' homes as directed in order to meet health and safety requirements
• Actively encourage Service Users to participate in all aspects of daily living activities, based on their abilities
• Maintain accurate, legible records as needed and submit them to the manager on a regular basis

Desirable criteria for a live-in carer:
• A high level of patience and the ability to stay calm under pressure
• Be friendly, sensitive and tactful approach
• Excellent communication (At least Limited Working Proficiency in English)
• Have a committed, responsible and flexible attitude
• Some Health and social care experience is preferred with a good knowledge of basic healthcare and hygiene standards

We encourage applications from all segments of the community in order to reflect the communities in which our client works. We would like to hear from you if you are looking for work that is extremely rewarding and satisfying, as well as having a high degree of flexibility to meet the needs of our clients.

Salary

£700 - £750 per week

Requirements

Reference

Job Type

Full time

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This role is being advertised and recruited by Maxim on behalf of our client. If you have the right skills and experience for this vacancy please click the APPLY button below. All suitable applicants will be spoken to and pre-screened by Maxim before short listed CV’s are submitted directly to the employer. Good luck!