Just before our main news item we should you may want to know – one of the country’s most admired home care agencies, Home Instead Senior Care are recruiting part time, care staff in Kingston, to help older people live independently… Care levels vary from more challenging, to light duties EG making tea and having a chat… Pay £9 per hour + benefits, 10-20 hours per week.
Reading this article in The Guardian got us thinking that we’d love to hear from you about what made you sign up for Retired4Hire? We have all kinds of members and we’d love to know your story – are you looking for extra income for day to day, or a holiday fund, or are you searching for new experiences or connections? It’s amazing what extending your employment into retirement can do. It’s not only great for your health, both physically and mentally, but extra income and community involvement can open up a whole new world of experiences and opportunities so we’re really excited to hear about all your great experiences.
“A long-term study of 1,000 men and women born in 1920 found that working after retirement was associated with living longer. The participants joined the study at 70 and were tracked for 14 years. Of the 1,000 people studied, those who continued to work at 70 and beyond were 2.5 times as likely to be alive at 82.” If you’re looking for some extra cash for a holiday of a lifetime, or even just to replace your favourite pair of shoes, we’re here to help. We’ve been working hard at getting lots of new roles listed on the site, and are now partnering with a employment agencies to list their jobs with us. So, keep checking back regularly to see if anything strikes your fancy… you never know what you might find.
Have a fantastic week! Chris, Hagen and Louise