Live In Carer

Location: Kensington & Chelsea

Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time

Closing Date: 01 December 2021

Salary: Up to £650 per week

Specific Hours: Full-time, variable working hours

Live In Carer

Since 1989, we’ve supported adults of all ages to maintain their independence and stay in the comfort of their own homes.  You could help us to make a real difference to someone’s life by becoming a Live In Carer.

At Helping Hands we have new placements coming up every day and are always looking for more caring and compassionate people to join our team. You don’t need to have previous experience or qualifications in care, what’s more important is that you have a natural calling to help people. If this sounds like you, we’ll be able to provide the support you need to become an exceptional carer.

As a Live In Carer you will:

Support our customers in a variety of ways depending on their needs whilst living with them in their home. This could include but is not limited to –

  • Providing Companionship
  • Helping with personal care
  • Helping with mobility – some customers need assistance getting around their home
  • Overseeing medication and providing medical support
  • Help around the home with chores such as cleaning and vacuuming
  • Preparing and cooking meals
  • Running errands such as food shopping or picking up prescriptions

If you’d like to join us you’ll need to have:

  • The right to work in the UK
  • A friendly, caring and supportive nature
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Willingness to help others
  • Excellent level of English, both written and spoken


  • Competitive pay rates of up to £650 per week
  • Flexible rotation patterns to suit your availability
  • Nationwide placements available
  • Free accommodation and food while you’re on placement
  • Ongoing support from your local manager and through our 24-hour carer helpline
  • Up to 28 days of paid holiday a year
  • All of our Carers are directly employed by us


Helping Hands is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive workforce as we believe this develops a comfortable working environment for all our staff. All applications will be treated fairly in line with our Equality and Diversity Policy.

This vacancy covers Kensington and surrounding areas.

Salary: Up to £650 per week 

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