Self-employed Carer - Earn between £567 and £798 per week

Country Cousins

  • Not specified /year
  • Not specified / hour
  • Earn between £567 and £798 per week
Job type: Freelancer, Full and Part-Time
  • Carer
  • Live-in Carer
  • Live-Out Carer
  • Carer/Companion
Date: Wednesday 27th February 2019
Closing date: Wednesday 27th March 2019
Jobs available: 1

Job description

Join one of the UK’s longest-serving care agencies, Country Cousins, as a self-employed carer and earn between £567 and £798 per week.

At Country Cousins you’ll be more than a carer, you’ll be a true friend and companion to our clients. As one of the UK’s longest-serving care agencies our list of clients is ever-growing, and we are always looking for more carers.

For almost 60 years, we have been placing dedicated Cousins with clients requiring live-in care, Nationwide. 

To become a Cousin, you need to have a passion for caring and be able to support clients with a range of care needs, shopping, cooking, domestic duties, as well as providing companionship. 

We believe that a Cousin becomes an extension of our clients’ family - therefore personal qualities, hobbies, interests and cooking skills are of utmost importance when matching our Cousins to our clients.

A thoroughly professional approach is important, plus the ability to adapt to the ever-changing needs of clients and their loved ones.  

As a self-employed carer you’ll have the flexibility to balance your work life with your home life.  As a Cousin you will offered assignments from 2 weeks to 6 weeks long.

If you have the right to work in the UK, at least six months’ experience and a passion for caring, we want to hear from you. 

As a self-employed, live-in carer you can benefit from:

  • Competitive pay rates from £88 to £114 per day, plus paid travel expenses

• Flexible working patterns and the choice of when to work

Various assignment lengths (typically between 2-6 weeks)

Free room and board whilst in an assignment 

Friendly support from our experienced Care Relations Executives

The chance to earn £250 in Love2Shoop vouchers for every friend you refer to us.

Job requirements

Our ideal candidate will have:

The right to work in the UK 

At least 6 months’ experience, and possess up to date training       certificates or be willing to undertake training, which is available from us   for an additional fee  

Excellent written and spoken English

A thoroughly professional approach

The ability to be flexible to adapt to the ever-changing needs of clients and their loved ones

A valid a driving license, although this is not compulsory. 

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