People become a live-in carer for a broad range of reasons. Whether it started with supporting someone in their own family or they simply have always had a passion to help, they’re people doing an extraordinary job. In this section, you’re able to read some real-life stories to give you an idea of the kind of person you can expect to help your family.
Virginia Keane has been a carer for over 30 years, we talked to her about her work with Elder and the importance of creativity, compassion and patience in being a good carer.
With both of his parents having worked in the sector all their lives, we talked to him about how caring was a natural career move for Kashta Moor.
Bawinile Ngubane always knew she wanted to help people to live well. We talked to her about how live-in care gives her flexibility and satisfaction.
After caring for her mother-in-law for ten years, she joined Elder in 2017, fulfilling a professional ambition to help and support people in later life.
Catherine has been a carer for over 20 years, supporting people in their own homes, first with domiciliary work and most recently with Elder as a live-in carer.
To become work in live-in care with Elder, get started by following the link below to complete our online application form.