Supported living carers provide care for people in their own homes.
Typically, these are individuals who can live independently, but require some extra help and support. A supported living service user might live alone, or within a shared living environment. The level of care needed is unique to the client.
The role covers a range of services, specialised to suit the needs of each client. With a supportive living worker, individuals can live and thrive independently.
You might choose to work in supported living because:
Supported living carer jobs are highly dependent on the person receiving care. Responsibilities might include:
Supported living jobs don’t require any degrees or qualification. Having the right attitude is much more important. Supported living carers must be patient, helpful, and accommodating.
Supported living often involves help with daily tasks, so real life experience is key to excelling in the role. Get in contact with Kent Care Professionals, and we can help you find your role in supported living.
Ready to start your career with supported living? Find our current listings here.
As part of the development of recruitment around the care sector in Kent - Kent Care Professionals have a number of roles live and readily available now. Please click here to search for those roles and apply for your next step in social care in Kent.
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