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German Speaking Live In Carer in Deal

4 months ago

Location: Deal, London

Experience: 2 years

Salary: £140 to £150 a day

Our elderly client in Deal is in search of a German-speaking live-in carer on a full-time basis to aid with mobility and provide assistance, facilitating the client in performing daily routines more comfortably. Having a driver's capability would be an additional advantage.

Working hours: 5-7 days a week, 12 hours a day, with varying intensities. It's a full-time role, with periods of more intense work, including overnights, and others with lighter duties. The client splits time between Germany and Greece, making the role UK-based for 6 months and Germany/Greece-based for another 6 months, with breaks.

Duties include:

  • ensure daily showering and personal hygiene.
  • monitor and assist with daily medication and hydration.
  • accompany and engage in local walks or excursions, considering his love for buying newspapers.
  • offer leisure activities like chess or backgammon.
  • assist in making phone calls to family, ensuring the phone is charged and accessible.
  • accompany to appointments such as the hairdresser, doctor, dentist, and chiropodist.
  • travel support when family members are unavailable.
  • organize clean clothes and change bed sheets weekly.
  • assist with simple grocery shopping if needed.
  • provide general support with housekeeping and relay information about visits (e.g., plumber).
  • facilitate meal times, ensuring safety with appliances and helping with Austrian/German cooking preferences.

They require someone who has a valid UK residence permit. The client is looking for someone to start on March 4th.

If you are interested in this position please apply and a consultant will contact you with more information.

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Salary: £140 to £150 a day

Location: Deal

Position ID: J1FE7

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