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Live In Care Assistant

Horsham, West Sussex, United Kingdom, £ 800 - 840 Weekly, Contract


Arun Care is a friendly and well led domiciliary and live in care company working closely with our clients and their families to provide the best possible care tailored to meet their needs. We believe strongly in looking after and supporting all of our team and working closely together to provide a happy and fulfilling working environment.

Arun Care are looking a live in carer to join our team working on a 1 week on 1 week off rota along side our 24 hour domiciliary team providing a very high standard of care.

We are based in West Sussex, we are a small boutique care provider with a selection of lovely clients all with in the Horsham area.

The position we are advertising for currently is for a lady with Parkinson's whom we have been providing 24 hour domiciliary care to for nearly 4 years but due to a recent fall her care needs have now increased and she requires double handed care throughout the day.

The ideal candidate will have ;

Experience of Parkinson's disease
Understanding of dementia care
Hoist experience
Willingness to work as part of a team
And very importantly a kind and caring nature and a passion to provide the best possible care.

In Return we will offer you;

24 hour support
2 hours a day break
Yearly Bonus Scheme
PAYE ( if wanted ) to include pension contribution
Holiday pay (PAYE)
A friendly a supportive work team
The typical day will include medication administration and double handed assistance with hoisting and personal care, the client can not be left alone so between yourself and the other member of the care team one of you will remain with her while the other prepares food and preforms any general household chores. Through out the day you can take it in turns to remain with client and engage her in activates or going out for a walk in her wheelchair etc.

All meals are prepared and provided by the care team along with all washing, ironing and housework. There will always be two carers on the premises to help through out the day with any hoisting, toileting and supervision. Over night we will have a night carer who will be first point of call so that the live in care can have a full nights sleep with minimal disturbance.

This is a one week on one week off position starting on 16th October 2021

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £800.00 to £840.00 /week

Job Details

Full Time
Horsham, West Sussex, United Kingdom
£ 800 - 840 Weekly