Live in Carer

Date: April 08, 2014

Reference Number: Live_in_Carer

Locations(s): Leigh on Sea Essex

Rates: £78.50

Job Description:

To provide all aspects of personal care support to an elderly couple. Food shopping and maintaining house hold duties are also required. Round the clock care with 2 hours free time daily (2 hour break to be taken in the afternoons only) Two weeks on, two weeks off rota. The rota runs Wednesday to Wednesday. The ideal candidate will have the following attributes:-

  • High personal integrity
  • Kindness and Patience
  • A good sense of humour
  • Unruffled and unfazed
  • Sound judgement
  • Trustworthy and loyal
  • Proactive
Please see the following guidelines:-
  • No smoking permitted in the home
  • No alcohol to be consumed in the home
  • No personal calls to be made on the house phone
  • No signing of any legal documents or acting as a witness

Job Duties:

  • Personal care
  • Handle medications as required
  • Food shopping
  • Handle household money
  • Maintaining food supplies and disposing of expired foods
  • Cooking healthy meals
  • Washing and ironing
  • Organising appointments
  • Taking out rubbish bags and recycling bags
  • Maintain cleanliness of all rooms
  • Be the main contact to couple's family

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