Live In Care Assistant

Posted 13 April 2021

Make a difference every day – Become a Live In Carer

Nothing compares to the feeling that comes from knowing that you’ve brightened up someone’s day – especially when that someone is a vulnerable person. Guardian Homecare are recruiting for experienced support workers to work with a young adult with Learning Disabilities in Corringham (SS17)

Shifts will be 1 or 2 weeks on, 1 or 2 weeks off.

You must be a driver to enable the client to access the community.

At the request of the client, there is a genuine occupational requirement that only female applicants will be considered for this role.

The fact that you’re thinking about becoming a live in carer makes you part of a special group of people – the most compassionate and interesting people we know. There are many reasons why people become live in carers, but the main motivation is the chance to make a difference.

And that’s just what you’ll be doing when you work with us. You’ll become part of our incredible team, helping us deliver emotional and practical care to vulnerable people and transforming their lives on a daily basis.           

In return, we’ll support you every step of the way, providing training as well as the opportunity to progress your career.  

We’d love to hear from you if you’re:

  • Caring, compassionate and a good listener
  • An energetic, happy person who enjoys forming relationships with all sorts of people
  • Self-motivated and able to use own initiative
  • Able to work under pressure and in stressful and challenging situations
  • Happy to offer support with a range of tasks, including personal care, seizure management, stoma care, catheter care, hoisting, preparing meals, administering medicine, shopping, social activities and light household duties

And what are the benefits of working with Guardian Homecare?

  • Competitive weekly pay rate of £650 + £35 sustenance payment and 28 days’ annual leave (pro rata)*
  • The opportunity to progress your career with a fully-funded diploma QCF in social care*
  • An excellent benefits package encompassing exclusive discounts to hundreds of UK retailers, including Tesco, Marks & Spencer and Pizza Express
  • Employee referral bonus programmes of up to £200*
  • Auto-enrolment pension scheme*
  • Do something incredible. Transform lives. Become a care assistant at Guardian Homecare.
  • All suitable candidates are required to undergo an enhanced level criminal record disclosure.

Guardian Homecare is an equal opportunities employer.

* Terms and conditions apply.

Contact information

Basildon - GH Branch

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