Live In Care Jobs

Underpaid? Underappreciated? Underwhelmed? If you’re fed up but fired up, we want to hear from you.

Live in care workers are needed throughout the England and Wales, helping older people maintaining their independence and carry on living at home. Experienced ? Great, let’s talk about how the grass is greener here at 1st Grade Care. Not so much? No problem. Let’s get you started in your brand-new career as a live in care worker .

Your qualities

Good listener? There for your friends when they need you? Perhaps you’re stuck in a soulless job without any sense of fulfilment? Or maybe you’ve seen care work first-hand and feel inspired to make a difference as a live in care worker. If you have a minimum of 3 months experience as a live in care worker, are patient, kind and compassionate, and willing to live in the service users’ home for a period of one to two weeks at a time, the role of a live in care worker could be the right role for you.

The working day

It’s light on glamour. But big on job satisfaction.
  • Living with the service user/s for a period of one to two weeks at a time
  • Dressing service users and preparing them for the day
  • Supporting with personal care
  • Shopping and supplies management
  • Bringing a dose of good cheer
  • Helping with mobility around the home
  • Bed making and laundry
  • Putting a smile back on somebody’s face
  • Preparing and cooking meals
  • Having a much-needed natter

Rewards

  • Weekly Pay – Every Friday
  • Expenses covered – Food, Travel & Accommodation
  • Guaranteed Pay Contract – consistent pay for an agreed number of hours every week
  • Excellent Pay – More than industry average
  • FREE Blue Light card – national discount card for hundreds of retailers
  • Enhanced bank holiday pay rates
  • Generous Refer a Friend scheme
  • Support to complete nationally recognised qualifications including your QCF / NVQ
  • Direct employment – providing holiday entitlement and our pension scheme
Shift patterns range with each live in service we provide, whether you want to work as a live in care worker on a weekly, or fortnightly basis, we’ve got something to suit you and your lifestyle. We only accept applications from live in care workers who have a minimum of 3 months live in care experience, your experience should be within the UK and will be evidenced as factual as part of the recruitment process.

The working day

It’s light on glamour. But big on job satisfaction.
  • Living with the service user/s for a period of one to two weeks at a time
  • Dressing service users and preparing them for the day
  • Supporting with personal care
  • Shopping and supplies management
  • Bringing a dose of good cheer
  • Helping with mobility around the home
  • Bed making and laundry
  • Putting a smile back on somebody’s face
  • Preparing and cooking meals
  • Having a much-needed natter

Rewards

  • Weekly Pay – Every Friday
  • Expenses covered – Food, Travel & Accommodation
  • Guaranteed Pay Contract – consistent pay for an agreed number of hours every week
  • Use of Pool Car – we cover running costs
  • Excellent Pay – More than industry average
  • FREE Blue Light card – national discount card for hundreds of retailers
  • Enhanced bank holiday pay rates
  • Generous Refer a Friend scheme
  • Support to complete nationally recognised qualifications including your QCF / NVQ
  • Direct employment – providing holiday entitlement and our pension scheme
Shift patterns range with each live in service we provide, whether you want to work as a live in care worker on a weekly, or fortnightly basis, we’ve got something to suit you and your lifestyle. We only accept applications from live in care workers who have a minimum of 3 months live in care experience, your experience should be within the UK and will be evidenced as factual as part of the recruitment process.