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Shared Lives Carer

  • Employer: Reading Borough Council
  • Reference: ACHS/20/133771
  • Published: Fri 18/09/2020, 15:15 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 18/10/2020, 15:17 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours
  • Hours: 0 hours per day
  • Salary: £0 - £14,999
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire

Become a Shared Lives Carer and change the life of a vulnerable adult...

We are recruiting Carers who can offer support and companionship to help a vulnerable adult reach their potential and lead a fulfilling life.

 

Could you offer:

  • Full-time care – where the adult lives with you in your home and is treated like family.
    Pay varies between £172.14 - £288.14 per week depending of the level of need of the individual you support. You would also receive Rent and contributions towards utilities and food provisions, approx. £118 per week.

 

  • Overnight/respite care – where the adult stays in your home for a short period of time to give their permanent carers a break.
    Pay varies between £49.80 - £57.68 (3.30pm – 9.30am) for the session Or 24hr overnight Respite stay, between £99.60 - £115.36 (you would not be required to stay awake during the night) 

 

  • Day support – you would provide support from your home and support an adult to take part in social and leisure activities, out in the community.
    Pay varies between £24.90 - £28.84 per half session (3.5 hrs) or, between £49.80 - £57.68 for the session (4 – 6 hrs).

 

Although carers are self-employed, they are recruited and supported by the Shared Lives Scheme.

 

We offer ongoing training and support to all of our Carers:

 

To find out more call 0118 937 3700

Email: sharedlives@reading.gov.uk

Website: www.reading.gov.uk/sharedlives

  • Employer: Reading Borough Council
  • Reference: ACHS/20/133771
  • Published: Fri 18/09/2020, 15:15 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 18/10/2020, 15:17 PM
  • Working Pattern: Flexible Hours
  • Hours: 0 hours per day
  • Salary: £0 - £14,999
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire

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