Live in Care Jobs Somerset
Tel: 01823 532 022
Receive up to £679/week + food/accommodation + travel contribution paid.
Start Date: Immediate start
Location: Somerset wide
Living in our customers’ home you will assist with everyday living as well as personal care, mobility, medication, and other specialist roles for which you will be fully trained and supported.
Live-in care is a full-time homecare solution where you as a carer are required to live with the customer in their own home, seven days a week; and although you will have breaks you are responsible for the customer’s well-being.
You will need excellent English language communication skills; both verbal and written. One of the most important parts of the role is engaging with the customer; chatting, listening and maybe even helping them with their correspondence.
You’ll receive full award winning training at our five day residential induction week held at our National Training Centre. Professional development culminates in achieving the Health and Social Care Diploma. Staff who excel in their roles can apply for supervisory or managerial roles too.
Current live-in care salary £525-£679 per week.
Salary varies due to complexity of needs with Christmas/New Year double pay enhancements and normal bank holiday enhancements of 50% above normal pay.
Employees are paid weekly; and we manage all your tax and national insurance and pay statutory sickness benefit.
We pay above the new “National Living Wage”, which is up to 20% more than the market average; and ensure that you have sufficient breaks throughout the day.
> Generous ‘Refer a Friend’ scheme.
> 5.6 weeks holiday entitlement per annum included in salary.
> Free Care Certificate Training at Induction stage; and free Update and Specialist Training throughout your career with us.
> We provide support from Regional Care Managers, Registered Nursing Team, Specialist Trainers and Office Support Team; including 24/7 emergency support.
> We manage all DBS submissions and references on your behalf.
Full-time live in carers and care support workers to start immediately with transferable DBS.
We recruit care staff who both reside in the UK and in other parts of the world as long as they are eligible to work in the UK.These countries include Canada, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Spain, Poland, Portugal, Greece, Hungary and France. Many carers coming from different parts of the world share their time between working in the UK and enjoying their time off in their home countries.
We consider that the people who work for us “Shine with Goodwill”.
We understand that by supporting you in your professional career, you will help our service users improve the quality of their lives and live at home for longer. We look for people who are passionate about care and have at least six months experience working for a reputable care company.
Should you have any questions please call a member of our recruitment team today on 01823 532 022.