Cost of care
|Hourly Rate||Week days||£17.50|
£16.00 hourly Monday to Friday only
- All bank holidays are charged at double time
- A sleep – in or a Night Duty covers an 10- hour period
- All Personal Care packages are VAT exempt
- 24- hour care packages are individually assessed and priced accordingly
- Emergency hospital admissions of 48 hours or less will incur full amount for care already booked. Thereafter care booked for the remainder of the week will be charged at 50% of the agreed hourly rate.
During the night the carer may be disturbed twice for up to 15 minutes each time. If the carer is disturbed more than twice and/or for more than 15 minutes then a sleep in plus will be charged for.
The carer will be up and on duty all night. The carer may be required to sit in the same room of the client or may be in an adjoining room of the client’s choice. The carer should be provided with a comfortable chair, night light & warm environment. The carer will also need to be provided with tea/coffee making facilities during the night & light breakfast in the morning.
The shift may be changed to an earlier or later start and finish time if required.