Live in Carer - Ipswich Suffolk

Are you a caring person who wants to learn new skills to become part of an excellent team? If so please complete the form below to apply today or call the Recruitment Manager on 01473 561212.
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We help older adults live independently in their own homes for longer. If you are a caring person looking for an employer with a difference, our amazing team at Right at Home Ipswich will train, value and support you.

This position requires a compassionate and friendly Live-in Caregiver to support a female client in Ipswich on a 2 week on, 2 week off basis. The successful applicant must live in the East of England to travel to training on 27/7/21 and 28/7/21.

As a Right at Home Live-in Caregiver, you will likely already have experience of live-in care, but more importantly, you will be caring, reliable and willing to learn. You will need good communication skills and have a genuine desire to make a difference to someone's day to day life.

For this placement, an enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) background check is required to be already in place and registered with the update service.

As a Live-in Caregiver, companionship is always at the heart of our service, and you will also be responsible for assisting with some or all of the following:

  • Shopping
  • Light housekeeping
  • Meal preparation
  • Personal care
  • Medication
  • Encouragement and assistance with hobbies and interests

Skills and experience:

  • A compassionate nature and friendly personality
  • Good communication skills
  • Basic cookery and food hygiene skills

What we offer:

  • Excellent training and support
  • The opportunity to be valued and listened to
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Holiday pay
  • Pension scheme
  • Specialist training such as dementia awareness


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Why choose to work with us?

No formal care experience is necessary, as we offer full training and ongoing support to be confident and happy in the Caregiver role. There are no shift patterns - so flexible working hours enable you to work around your commitments. Companionship is always at the heart of our service, so minimum one hour visits mean you’re not rushing from client to client. We offer training and specialist learning opportunities to progress to Senior and other management roles. And we value our team which is why our hourly pay is one of the highest in the area. You will be listened to, appreciated and rewarded for your commitment and reliability.

  • Benefit 1

    Minimum one hour visits with regular clients who we personally introduce you to and fully brief you on before you support them.

  • Benefit 2

    Excellent training, competitive rates of pay and the opportunity to make a difference every day.

  • Benefit 3

    The chance to be part of an award-winning team!

A Welcoming Culture for All

We ensure our CareGivers feel valued and well-supported by welcoming you to call or visit the office to chat with our professional and friendly office team.  No question is too big or small, and we welcome our Caregivers' feedback and suggestions.  We're all working together to support our clients!  The office team is just a call away, and there are plenty of chances to socialise and meet your colleagues!

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