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Handling Money for Clients as a Private Carer

August 28, 2019 James 1 Comments

As an independent carer, you may be asked to support with finance-related tasks and make purchases for your clients. Handling money for clients can require a lot of trust, so making sure you and your client are as protected as possible is important for earning it. Handling Money For Clients – Why is it needed?

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Carer Training for Private Carers

August 15, 2019 James 0 Comments

Being a great carer is all about care, compassion, consideration, and the ability to communicate effectively. Knowing how to work professionally and deliver care safely is important, so what carer training should you be doing as a private carer? As a carer, you are expected to have good observational skills, whilst delivering a high standard

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Paying for home care and managing expenses

August 13, 2019 James 0 Comments

When people employ private carers, one of the issues that often comes up is money. Working with a private carer requires a great deal of trust, and paying for home care is probably new to you. By making sure you pay your home carer fairly you build that trust and in return get a fantastic,

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How to Become a Private Carer and Why

August 10, 2019 James 1 Comments

There are lots of reasons to become an independent carer or decide to pick up a few private clients around your existing work and family commitments. Why you should become a private carer Earn more: You take home everything you earn, whereas agencies take up to 70% of the amount charged to the client Work

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How to Manage Private Carers

August 9, 2019 James 0 Comments

You’ve found a fantastic private carer to work with, who you get on well with, and your loved ones really like. To get the most out of your relationship with them, you need to manage your private carers effectively. It’s a good idea to put the right steps in place to make sure you can

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Carer Interview: What to ask and what to check

August 9, 2019 James 1 Comments

When choosing your private carer, it is important to find someone you can trust and get along with, whether you’re looking for a respite or long term service. The carer interview is when you’ll get the best chance to determine if a carer is right for you. We’ve put together this article to talk you

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How to Find the Best Carers

August 5, 2019 James 2 Comments

There are plenty of ways to find the best carers, but how do you know which one is right for you. Below is our guide to where you can source home care. Take Care Into Your Own Hands To start off. We know care can be expensive. Whether you need a lot of care, or

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How to Choose The Right Care

July 31, 2019 James 1 Comments

We know how difficult it can be to choose the right care for your loved ones. It is one of the most important decisions you’ll make. Ideally, you want to keep your loved ones as independent as possible. You don’t want to give them too much care too soon, as this reduces their independence. There

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