Respite Live in carer
LIVE IN CARERS REQUIRED ACROSS YORKSHIRE AND NORTH EAST FOR RESPITE AND SHORT TERM PLACEMENTS.
1 Year of Live in Care experience is essential.
Salary – £600 to £800 per week, plus food allowance and travel expenses
Here at Springfield, we believe that great care starts with great carers
Do you have a caring nature and want to help people maintain an independent life in their own home? Are you warm, patient and compassionate with a clear desire to support others? enthusiastic and have a positive ‘can do’ attitude?
If this is you, we have a fantastic opportunity for you to come and join Springfield as a live-in carer. We are looking for carers who enjoy working short placements from 1-3 weeks. This would include respite/short term cover/emergency placements across the region. Due to the nature of these placements we would expect a degree of flexibility in order to ensure full coverage of our care packages.
Your first and foremost priority is your customer, their health and wellbeing. You will assist with tasks such as medication administration, supporting with personal care and dressing, cooking and serving of a healthy balanced diet, food shopping, light domestic housework. You'll also provide social support to access the community and companionship.
We pride ourselves on investing in our people and rewarding our carers for the fantastic work they do every single day. We offer:
- Great rates of pay
- Fully paid handover and training
- eLearning opportunities
- Travel Expenses
- Food Expenses
- Health cash plan policy
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Full management support
- 4 week placements