Live in Care

The Good Care Group is the most awarded Live In Care provider to be rated "Outstanding" by the CQC during our most recent inspection.

"The provider was exceptional in its responsiveness to people's changing needs and prevented unnecessary hospital admissions through its flexible service delivery"

Exceptional Live-in Care in London

The Good Care Group is a live-in care company based in London, rated "Outstanding" by the national care regulatory body the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Our 24 hour home care service enables people with care, support, nursing and companionship needs to continue living comfortably and happily in their own homes in London. Our clients are able to confidently live life on their own terms, continue to carry out their normal daily tasks and remain active in their communities - all whilst having their health and social needs tended to.

The Good Care Group is the most awarded live in care provider in the UK, we have won "best home care provider" awards for the past two years running and continue to be recognised for providing the highest quality of long term, short term and respite live-in care for elderly people within all boroughs of London and across the United Kingdom.

The accolades we have received are a direct result of our dedication to providing our clients with care that improves quality of life, health and wellbeing. We take an innovative approach to care, applying the latest and highly effective practices for better medical and social outcomes for all our clients.

If you are looking for exceptional care and support in London and across the South East or would like to learn more about the live-in care for residents in London click here.

Why Choose Live-in Care

For many people, the option to stay in the comfort and familiarity of the home they love is highly preferable and often also better for both their physical and emotional health. People considering their own future care options are realising that remaining in their home, with all the support they want and need is now a lifestyle choice they can attain.

Live in care is a popular and real alternative to residential care or nursing homes. Families considering 24-hour support and care for their older relatives are also enjoying the peace of mind which live-in care provides, as well as the opportunity to continue to have a role in the care of their loved ones where they wish to do so. With The Good Care Group, you will experience the support, expertise and quality of the national organisation combined with the local knowledge, area partnerships and personal attention of the regional team members.

Live In Care In London

We have clients across London including inner areas such as Camden and Greenwich, as well as outer London in Croydon and Barnet, they all tell us how live-in care has transformed their lives. Our live-in care teams in London consists of highly skilled carers who live with you in your home whilst providing round the clock assistance, support and companionship. Our live-in cares receive some of the best specialist training right here in London, ongoing development of our cares means they are also able to consistently care for any changing needs you or your loved may have. Live in Carers with The Good Care Group are experts in the latest caring practices for complex conditions such as Dementia, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, , stroke and MS and end of life care. Our service for high needs clients can be nurse or OT led, meaning your service is supported by specialist doctors and experts who will oversee your clinical needs.

Before you receive care regional care coordinators and managers also based in London will assess, plan and arrange your care. Once your service begins these team members will always be available by phone or, home visit, no matter where in London you are living.

If you want to know more about how live-in care works, you can find all the information you need here.

Live In Care For Couples

For couples living in London, Live in care is especially advantageous. In many circumstances, couples may have to be separated to receive the appropriate care they require. Not only is this costly for couples, but it is also incredibly disheartening.

Moving to a care home is often a disruptive process, through which familiarity, prize positions and pets are given up. Live in care gives couples the opportunity to continue living at home together, as loving partners, whilst receiving care which has been designed to improve both health and wellbeing. Each individual receives their own dedicated care plan to ensure their needs are met without having to be separated from a partner, family members  and friends. Our live-in carers will support you in accessing activities and events within your communities in London, helping you maintain your routines and daily life. Unlike hourly/domiciliary care providers, there is no additional charge for trips and days out, you can rest assured that your care will be provided with no extra fees unless your needs change materially.

Live in care is also significantly cheaper than two beds in a care home. Live in care by The Good Care Group is only £100 extra for couples, making it the economical choice for elderly couples who require full-time care in London.

Long Term, Short Term or Respite

The Good Care Group provide live in care services in London on either an ongoing, or respite basis. We understand that for some, long-term care is not necessary, this could be due to changing symptoms of a condition or if a primary carer is away. We will provide support as and when you need it,  enabling family carers to take a break whilst their loved one is cared for at home. The Good Care Group carers also specialise in offering practical and emotional support for the person receiving care and the relatives of the individual.

For many of our elderly clients, it is the companionship that greatly improves quality of life, our live in carers provide them with the reassurance, encouragement and support to continue living life independently within their homes and communities.

If you are interested in learning more about our services, we can arrange for one of our London based teams to visit you and your loved one at home to talk you through possible care arrangements.

In the first instance please call our London office on 0203 8117 579 to speak to one of our trained advisors about your care requirements or request a call back by enquiring.

24 hour live in care London

We are able to provide around the clock assistance and support for those who require it, this includes overnight care, sometimes called waking night assistance.

Your carer will assist you at different times of the day; helping you get up, showered and dressed in the morning, provide assistance at lunch and in evening, preparing tasty meals and ensuring you are enjoying entertaining activities. Up to twice a night ,your live in carer may assist with bathroom breaks, helping you move into comfortable positions, or simply being there to call on in an emergency.

Our 24 hour live in care service is provided in the home on a one-to-one basis for complex conditions, meaning people with the highest levels of dependency are able to live with independence, choice and dignity.

 
 

Areas in London We Cover

  • Ealing
  • Enfield
  • Haringey
  • Harrow
  • Havering
  • Hillingdon
  • Hounslow
  • Kingston upon Thames
  • Merton
  • Newham
  • Redbridge
  • Richmond upon Thames
  • Sutton
  • Waltham Forest
  • Brent
  • Bromley
  • Camden
  • Greenwich
  • Hackney
  • Hammersmith
  • Islington
  • Kensington and Chelsea
  • Lambeth
  • Lewisham
  • Southwark
  • Tower Hamlets
  • Wandsworth
  • Westminster
  • Barking
  • Barnet
  • Bexley
  • Croydon

Live in Care Jobs in London

Are you a caring, compassionate and friendly person, who would like to make a real difference in the lives of an individual who requires assistance in their homes?

The Good Care Group is rated "Outstanding" by the Care Quality Commission for live-in care services. We have a number of full time live in care jobs available for people interested in living and working in north, east, south and west London.

If you have professional or personal experience in care, possess the qualities mentioned above, and are interested in working as a live-in carer in London, please get in touch with The Good Care Group. You do not have to be living in a London borough to be considered for live in work in London.

As well as being a fantastic opportunity to live and work in the famous capital, The Good Care Group provides an unrivalled level of support to the carers who work for us, supporting them to provide an exceptional and compassionate service to clients. We offer some of the leading employment packages in the elderly care industry

They include:

  • Salaries above market rates
  • Flexible rota patterns to suit your lifestyle
  • Daily rates and monthly earnings
  • Ongoing training programs
  • Professional development
  • Paid UK travel expenses
  • Paid holiday

Our Roles

Professional live in Carer at The Good Care Group - salary £70 to £100 per day - click here to apply

Our Professional carers work with clients on a regular basis forming a deep understanding of their needs, enabling them to stay at home for as long as possible. Professional carers enjoy a role where they work with the same client for as long as possible working to improve health and well-being outcomes.

Professional Relief live in Carer at The Good Care Group - salary £22,000 to £24,000 per annum - click here to apply

Our Professional Relief Team carers enjoy planned variety, they will cover the holidays of Professional carers, working with different clients with different issues. Relief team members are awarded for the variety of skills they need to support the different client groups they will work with. As we schedule holidays in advance, work is planned and you will always know which clients you will be working with on patterns to suit your lifestyle.

Rapid Response Team Live-In Carer - salary £22,000 to £24,000 per annum - click here to apply

Our Rapid Response carers are highly skilled, love change and enjoy a challenge. With a guaranteed annual salary, our rapid response team are deployed to assist with changing client needs, will support client placement set up and will be available when care needs increase or when one of our team becomes ill.

More information on live in care jobs in London can be found here or contact our recruitment team on 020 3728 7570. Please use our online application form to apply for a live in care role.

Live in Care London Team Members

Meet Our London Based Home Care Team

Our highly trained team of live-in home carers in London have received the best possible rating on our most recent CQC inspection and regularly receive amazing feedback from our clients and their families telling us how our care services have improved their quality of life.

Our London team comprises of Regional Manager Hannah Morgan, our Care Managers Anna Kerridge, Emelie Karlsson, Catherine Sadler and Elaine Thompson and Business Development Manager Raya Zineddin. The team are also supported by our Consultant Admiral Nurse Jane Pritchard and Occupational Therapist Jackie Cooper as well as almost 1,000 professional live-in carers we employ to support clients in London as well as across the rest of the country.

If you have a loved one anywhere in the London area or across the home counties we'd be glad to come and visit you for a free assessment and to help you decide whether a 24-hour live-in carer may be suitable. Feel free to call one of the London team on 0203 8117 579 and we'd be happy to talk you through the options and live in care costs.

HANNAH MORGAN – REGIONAL MANAGER

Hannah graduated in European Studies and French in 2011 and went onto work in language translation. She then enrolled on a professional management health and social care qualification with the National Skills Academy for Social Care in 2012 when she joined The Good Care Groups Regional Care Team.

ANNA KERRIDGE - CARE MANAGER

Anna is a care manager covering the South London area and has been with the company for 18 months. Anna progressed from the role of Regional Support Assistant last year and is thoroughly enjoying her new position. Anna has a BA in Sociology at the University of Liverpool then came to London to do an MSc in Anthropology at the London School of Economics and Political Sciences.

EMELIE KARLSSON - CARE MANAGER

Emelie has worked in the care industry since 1999, in Sweden, Australia and the UK. She worked her way up from Care Worker then Coordinator to Registered Manager for a large domiciliary care agency in London, working with clients with spinal injuries in Brisbane. Now a Care Manager for The Good Care Group, Emelie feels very strongly about providing person centred care and to treat all clients as an individual and to ensure all her care workers feel well supported and valued.

She thinks that supporting someone to live a good quality life at home, is the best job you can have. She loves working within live-in care because of all the lovely people she meets daily, and the freedom and time it gives her to really improve and change someone’s life.

CATHERINE SADLER - CARE MANAGER

Catherine has worked in care for over ten years, she first began caring whilst at University while attaining a BA Hons Second Class degree in English and Philosophy at Southampton. After finishing her degree Catherine continued to care, supporting people in the community who lived alone. Catherine then began working in a residential home as Deputy Manage. Having experienced working in the care sector in a variety of different environments I genuinely believe that live in care is the best option for the vast majority of people.

ELAINE THOMPSON - CARE MANAGER

Elaine has worked in care for ten years, in a variety of settings and roles.  She began her career by supporting people with learning difficulties, which she found very rewarding.  Elaine then moved to a domiciliary care role, wanting something more challenging and within a personal setting.  The domiciliary care role was not as fulfilling and she had hoped – she found it very frustrating to only be able to spend half an hour visiting each client.  This led her to move into a live-in care role, where she could provide more person-centred support to clients, giving them more time and attention.  Elaine joined The Good Care Group as a professional carer in 2012, and worked with stroke victims and clients with dementia.  She went from strength to strength in this role, gaining extensive knowledge and experience, before progressing to Care Manager in 2013.

RAYA ZINEDDIN - BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER

Raya joined the Good Care Group in 2015 as the Business Development Manager for the London area. She has an excellent track record in building good client rapport and bringing creative ideas to help expand the Good Care Group services within London.

Raya holds a BSc in Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Science and a Master degree in Business Administration (MBA). Previously worked as a product specialist for Central Nervous System (CNS) products at a multinational pharmaceutical company. She also worked as a business development manager at an international insurance company.

JANE PRITCHARD – CONSULTANT ADMIRAL NURSE

Jane has a degree in Psychology and is a registered mental health nurse. She has been working with people with dementia for nearly sixteen years, and is passionate about providing the best possible care for clients. Prior to coming to the Good Care Group, Jane was working as a Nurse Consultant for a specialist younger people with dementia team. Jane is currently studying for a doctorate at the University of Southampton, and has been interviewing younger people with dementia to understand whether hope is important to them and what makes them feel hopeful.

JACKIE COOPER - OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST

Jackie has been working for the NHS for nearly 25 years as an Occupational Therapist. She has predominately worked with older people with mental health problems and in particular with those with dementia. She also has experience in working with people with neurological conditions. She will be working closely with our care teams and clients to promote independence, enablement and reablement, ensuring that our clients are able to stay in their own homes for as long as possible.

Testimonials

  • My mother's carer is fantastic and I am overwhelmed by her professionalism. I heard them laughing together the first time I have heard my mother laugh in a very long time. Thank you so much, I really feel I can relax now.
    Mrs P Lockheart
  • Angela is a star – professional, adaptable, calm and perceptive, with a huge heart. Nothing is too much trouble and I feel reassured leaving mum in her capable hands. I would not hesitate to recommend The Good Care Group to anyone.
    Mr C Drake

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