Is becoming a carer right for you?

Bespoke carer advice from Saga Care at home, tailored to our services, to give you a little more information on what to expect and how to become one of our carers.

10 reasons to work as a carer

2 Apr 2019

If you are naturally supportive, kind and keen to learn, you may already be thinking of a career in care. If however, you’re still unsure whether to take the next step, read on for our top 10 reasons to work in care.

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Who can become a carer?

1 Feb 2019

Elderly members of our society are increasingly turning to home care for help, rather than moving into a residential care facility. It’s no surprise then, that there are growing vacancies for home care jobs. But is becoming a carer the right choice for you?

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The skills you need to become a carer

1 Jun 2019

If you have a genuine concern for the welfare of some of the most vulnerable people in our society and want to make a difference in their lives, then becoming a carer is well worth considering.

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What to expect as a live-in carer

16 Mar 2019

Being a carer is a versatile and flexible occupation. Live-in carers, in particular, face many challenges but are also responsible for greatly improving the quality of life of elderly people.

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What to expect as a visiting carer

1 Mar 2019

For a carer, every day is different. In all care jobs, it’s the people you meet that create variety, interest and connections. As well as the diverse nature of the job, there are also some common elements that you might see in a typical day when you work with Saga Care at Home.

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