Live in care assistants provide support and encouragement to clients to enable them to remain in their own home as long as possible.
If you are dedicated and passionate about making a real difference to the lives of others then this role may be suitable for you.
As a live in care assistant you will become a key part of the client’s household. You will enjoy the privilege of living in a client’s home, and you will use your excellent communication skills to build unique relationships that will benefit the clients.
Live-in care workers are not on duty 24 hours a day. You will be afforded time off when your services are not required, typically in the afternoon although this may depend on the clients needs. You will not be on call during the night and you will be able to retire once the client has settled for the night.
This important role brings challenges as well as rewards. You will need to look after the clients with patience and compassion and you will need stamina and emotional resilience.
In order to work as a live-in care assistant you will need the following characteristics and skills:
The following may also be beneficial, but in no way essential:
This is an ideal opportunity if you are wishing to take a step into social care. Apply now!
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