A rewarding opportunity for a live in HCA has arisen in Norwich (NR18) in a lovely, quiet village. This role is for a female HCA to live alongside an elderly lady in her home and assist with all aspects of daily life. The client has Frontotemporal Dementia and Primary Progressive Dysphagia, and is at high risk of choking. Knowledge of these conditions would be desirable. The client’s daughter is a Nurse and can give you a thorough handover and training on her feeding and mobility needs. You will be entitled to a full night’s rest and use of the upstairs of the house including a private bedroom and bathroom facilities.
Suitable candidates will be able to assist with the following;
- Manual handling- transferring to wheelchair
- Personal cares
- Social support
- Organising food deliveries and basic household duties
- Cooking some meals
- Assistance with arranging and managing appointments
We are ideally looking for a compassionate HCA who would be interested in 5 days a week live-in with this client. You will have 2 days off a week but the role will be on-going. Pulse Nursing at Home will help to arrange meet and greets for suitable candidates prior to engagement. If you are interested or would like more information, please apply to this job application and one of the team will be in contact.
Pulse is an employment agency/employment business (as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003) and is acting on behalf of its client in relation to this vacancy.