Live-in Carer, Oxfordshire from £580 per week

We are looking for Live-in Carers to live in the homes of elderly or dependent clients in Oxfordshire and surrounding counties

Two levels of care are required:

Level 1 – Domestic, Social Assistance and full personal care: includes housekeeping and companionship i.e. cooking, washing, ironing, cleaning, shopping, escorting on outings, assisting with dressing, washing, prompting medications, assisting to toilet, catheter care, incontinence etc.

Level 2 – Complex Care: all the above plus stoma care, peg feeding and dealing with memory loss, dementia, diabetes, post operative care, terminal/palliative care etc.

Variable shift patterns available.

We provide:

  • Free accommodation and meals in the client’s home
  • Up to 4 day induction programme before work commencement
  • On-going training and support
  • Full 24/7 support from our care management team
  • Assistance to enrol on NVQ Level 2 in Care or equivalent diploma
  • Excellent rates of pay starting from £580 per week depending on the needs of the client

We require:

  • Some experience of working with the elderly or dependent would be desirable
  • Clear, fluent English speaker
  • Someone who is eligible to work in this country
  • Someone with own transport and valid driving licence (if possible)
  • An enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service, formerly CRB)
  • Satisfactory references
  • Someone who is flexible, reliable and caring and our clients appreciate good cooking skills!

Oxford Private Care is an equal opportunities employer.

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