Live-in Carer - East & West Sussex

Location
Brighton, East Sussex
Salary
£11.50/hour
Posted
14 Feb 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Carers
Contract Type
Self Employed
Hours
Part Time
Language
English

Recruiting top quality carers to deliver care in client's homes

We are a care provider opening a new office in Brighton. We offer the very best levels of domiciliary care and nursing for the elderly and have developed unique technologies to ensure a wonderful experience for providers, clients and their families alike.

Our small team has experience in some leading tech businesses, such as Laundrapp & Babylon.There are two pillars to the company’s service – great care professionals with experience, passion and the best pay in the industry; and great tech, giving these providers, our clients and their families unrivalled levels of transparency, continuity and ongoing support.

We are currently recruiting for great carers to join our expanding team, delivering care and support in client's homes.

We offer an extensive training programme, ongoing professional development and great rates of pay.

We are revolutionising care at-home via an app that delivers better outcomes for clients, improved communication for relatives and carers.

The quality of our carers, is the most important factor in ensuring that our clients needs are delivered using a person-centered approach.

The service provided will be as follows:

  • Personal care.
  • Dressing and undressing / preparing the client for the day.
  • Washing /bathing/showering/shaving/grooming/cleaning teeth.
  • Hair care (washing & brushing).
  • Toileting and all aspects of personal hygiene.
  • Continence management.
  • Care of pressure sores (under appropriate nursing supervision).
  • Getting in and out of bed.
  • Assisting with use of aids to daily living.
  • Day/evening sitting services, as required.
  • Preparation of snacks and meals according to client’s likes/dislikes.
  • Assisting with feeding as required.
  • Domestic / Household Services.
  • General cleaning duties such as cleaning/dusting/vacuuming/polishing.
  • Bed-making.
  • Laundering/hand-washing/Ironing.
  • Shopping and the preparation of shopping lists.
  • Recording and reporting each visit and recording medication taken by clients
  • Our call times range between 7 am and 10 pm all days of the week

NOTE:

Please note, the job description only maintains the key areas of responsibility. These may change as the company grows. You may be required to take on other duties as the needs of this growing business adapt. The job description will be evaluated and changed as required; all part of the annual performance review process.
Please also note, you will only be contacted if you have been shortlisted. Due to the high number of applications, we regret that we cannot provide individual feedback.

Requirements

Essential

  • Good level of spoken English
  • Good level of written English
  • Right to work in the UK
  • Enhanced DBS required
  • availability 7am-10pm  

MUST HAVE:

  • Full UK driving licence

Location: Sussex

  • In and around local areas in East & West Sussex

Benefits:

  • Clients in locations all around East & West Sussex
  • Shifts from 3 hours a day to 8 hours- flexible
  • Opportunity to grow with an amazing new company and gain new skills
  • Ongoing training and personal development
  • Excellent pay - at least £11.50/hour, dependent on experience.

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