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Live In Carer in Richmond

3 weeks ago

Location: Richmond, London

Experience: 2 years

Salary: £400 to £420 a week

Our delightful senior client in Richmond is seeking a dedicated and compassionate full-time live-in carer. The ideal candidate should be passionate and diligent, capable of assisting the client with daily routines, ensuring their safety, and creating a comfortable and joyful living environment.

Working hours: Friday, 18.00 to Monday, 07.00 am (12 hours a day with breaks)

Duties include:

  • greet the client in her bedroom and inquire about her needs.
  • coordinate with another carer who will also be present.
  • plan and organize social activities for the client during the weekend, such as hairdresser appointments, golf club lunches, visits from friends, accompanied walks, and events
  • seek advice from other carers in planning these activities.
  • ensure the client is never left alone.
  • utilize Ring cameras at night through a phone or tablet, generating a gentle alarm if the client rises.
  • respond to infrequent nighttime awakenings, often due to the client thinking it's breakfast time.
  • encourage the client to go back to sleep if she gets up, located just 20 meters away.
  • prompt response to alarms is crucial.
  • perform morning tasks like clearing breakfast, collecting laundry, and turning on living room lights.
  • maintain a tidy home environment.
  • coordinate lunch preparation with the other carer, usually served at 12:00.
  • accompany the client during her nap until 14:00 after lunch.
  • facilitate a light dinner at 17:00, with the client retiring for the night at 18:00.

They require someone who has a valid UK residence permit. The client is looking for someone who can start on the 10th of February.

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

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Salary: £400 to £420 a week

Location: Richmond

Position ID: J1EEAR

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