Title: Female* Live in Carer
Location: Uxbridge, UB10
Nearest Tube: HIllingdon
Wage: £1080.00 gross per week
Driver required? Not required
Essential experience: Willingness to learn, genuine interest in supporting clients with additional needs
Start Date: ASAP
Days & Hours: 2 weeks on, 2 weeks off
Accommodation: Double room, shared bathroom
Recruiter: Kamila, firstname.lastname@example.org
About this client:
Max is an intelligent, active, and sociable 28-year-old. He enjoys Mixed Martial Arts and occasionally goes to watch a match. He is currently studying Economics and Maths at Open University which is his big passion. Max is a wheelchair user, is ventilated and relies on others with all aspects of personal care and daily living tasks. Max uses AAC eye-tracking technology and Eye Gaze to work his laptop. He likes interaction and being around people but is also comfortable on his own. You will be able to judge when to step in and when to give him his privacy.
Overview of role:
As a Live in carer, your role will be working alongside Max’s parents and his support workers to assist him with his daily routine and ensure he is comfortable. The role will involve assistance with all aspects of the day routine; so you’ll be proactive and pitch in as and when needed. £1080.00 gross per week. Shifts are 2 weeks on, and then 2 weeks off. Hours required are: 8.00am to 11.00am, 3.00pm to 4.00pm, 5.30pm to 7.00pm and then 10.00pm to 11.00pm. There is a certain flexibility required but you will have plenty of downtime to pursue your other interests, study or rest.
What’s great about this job:
This is a fantastic opportunity to learn lots of new skills and establish a great relationship with Max, become part of his dedicated team, and enable him to live as independently as possible. This is a permanent position with competitive salary and you will be entitled to 19.6 days of annual leave. You will be working in a friendly environment and receive ongoing training and support.
Who is recruiting for this role?
We are working in association with a private client on this vacancy; they will be carrying out all recruitment, including shortlisting and interviewing. By applying for this vacancy, you agree to Snap Care sending your CV and contact details directly to our client for their consideration. Please see our website for more info on how Snap works with associated companies/clients.
*Where a specific gender is stated as essential, gender is considered to be a genuine occupational requirement in accordance to paragraph 1, of schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010 for female or male worker to work with our client.