Jackie and John

About carer ID 1085


Carer ID: 1085

Carer name(s)

Jackie and John

This vacancy would suit…

This vacancy would suit someone who would like to stay in a rural location with this very experienced carer and her family. The carer is available for for Short Breaks and Respite for Shared Lives carers.

This vacancy is…

  • Respite for Shared Lives Carers
  • Short Break

Things to think about…

  • Household includes pets
  • Rural – isolated
  • Other considerations

Other considerations

Level access through the whole bungalow – isolated rural situation with car transport by carer.

About us

We are Jackie and John and we also have a Shared Lives guest who stays with us.

About our house

We have a large detached chalet bungalow set in a rural location. There are 5 double bedrooms 4 of which are on the ground floor. The property is decorated and furnished to a very high standard and has hard wood flooring throughout.

Side one: Has two double bedrooms, a separate lounge and conservatory. A small kitchen is opposite the bathroom which has bath with chair hoist and shower cubicle. A passage way leads through the utility area to the family kitchen.

Side two: Has a second bathroom with bath and shower. There are two large double bedrooms and a 5th bedroom in the dormer upstairs, used by us. There is also a large spacious family lounge with an extensive conservatory which covers the whole width of the rear of the property.

The house is set in 1/3rd of an acre of landscaped gardens and has far reaching, panoramic country views.  The garden has a large summer house and massive workshop where the carer’s husband does wood work. The garden also has a vegetable plot.  There are a few steps in the garden but level access to the front door.

Who else lives here?

The two of us and our Shared Lives guest Ann.

What we like to do

John enjoys woodwork, and we have a vegetable plot in the garden

Our experience as carers

We have a very wide experience of caring for others built up over 30 years

Who we can support

Our vacancy would suit someone who would like to stay in a rural location with this very experienced carer and her family. Short breaks and respite for Shared Lives carers.

Local area and community

Clayhanger is a rural location with lovely views of the local countryside. We are around four miles from Bampton and seven miles from Tiverton.

Contact us now for more details.

This vacancy is suitable for people with…

  • Holiday scheme
  • Learning disability
  • Mental health
  • Older adult
  • Physical disability
  • Respite for Shared Lives Carers