Job Details

Live-in Carer

£550 , Flexible Hours, Paid Holiday, Free Training, Contract

Posted: 12 days ago

Herts Homecare

Herts Homecare


Whether you are an experienced caregiver or you are looking for a new career, Herts Homecare are looking for high calibre personnel to join our agency.

We offer the following benefits:

  • Excellent rates of pay

  • Paid Holiday

  • Flexible hours to suit your ability

  • Excellent training packages

  • Learning opportunities to achieve a Diploma in Health and Social Care

  • Friendly atmosphere and good social network

  • Latest technology employed

  • Comprehensive support and supervision

  • Excellent career prospects

Care Staff Job Specification

Principle Responsibilities:

  • To help in the promotion of mental and physical activity of service users through conversation, reading, writing, hobbies and recreation.

  • To support service users with activities, out in the community or on short breaks away from home.

  • To be supportive and able to relate and have an understanding with individuals in a range of circumstances from diverse backgrounds

  • Prepare light meals, assist in planning a healthy and nutritious menu for service users.

  • To assist service users who need help with getting up in the morning, dressing, washing, bathing, toileting.

  • To assist service users with mobility problems and other physical disabilities.

  • To perform such other duties as may be reasonably required.

  • To comply with the agency's guidelines and policies at all times.

  • To report to the registered manager any significant changes in the health or circumstances of a service user.

  • To encourage service users to remain as independent as possible.

Person Specification:

The following attributes are essential for the people who wish to work for us:

  • Self starter and willing to learn.

  • Be organised and flexible

  • To be caring and confidential at all times

  • Sensitive to the needs of others and to the sick or infirm

  • A good team player but also able to work on own initiative

  • Good communicational and listening skills

  • Fluent in English

Due to the nature of domiciliary care, as well as the location of some of our service users, applicants with their own car are preferred.

If you feel you would make a difference to someone's life, want to join a company that will help you develop your career and always have your best interests at heart, then download an application form or give us a call and we will send you one.

Please click here to Download Application Form

Once you have completed your application form please send it to the following address:

HR Department
Herts Homecare
123 Lawn lane,
Hemel Hempstead,

Please do not send original documentation by post. You will be asked to bring these with you if you are successfully shortlisted for interview.

If you require any assistance completing the application form please contact us.

Job Details

Full Time
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
£550 , Flexible Hours, Paid Holiday, Free Training