Domestic & Social Support Assistant MP6486

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MP6486

Bognor Regis

Part Time

£9.50 ph

Summary

Support Assistant

Social Support Assistant

6 hours per week @ £9.50 per hour

A.B.I. - Early 60’s and young in spirit

Occasional domestic tasks

Occasional preparing lunch

Mainly assisting employer to access the local community

Able bodied but very poor memory

Employer is open, easy going with a good sense of humour

Enjoys, arts & craft, socializing, scrabble, gardening, coffee & chat….etc 

Hours/Shifts

12 noon – 3 pm Wednesday & Friday 

Other Requirements

Must have a UK driving licence

Must have access to own vehicle

All applicants must be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check

Successful applicants will be entitled to Holiday pay and will be issued employment contracts. 

Description

Nature of the work:

Assisting the employer in their home and to safely access their local community, socialise and in doing so increase their quality of life. 

Typical duties

Domestic -       

Occasional assistance with laundry and General housework 

Occasional preparing of drinks, snacks and meals.

Tidying

Personal Care:   

Guidance with choosing what to wear

No direct personal care required. 

Social:             

Accompanying and assisting employer on shopping trips when required

Accompany employer when accessing social and leisure activities

Accompanying employer to doctors/hospital appointments when required

Accompanying when clothes-buying

Occasional longer journeys

Accompanying on general trips out and events

Accompanying to meetings with friends, family etc

cialise and in doing so increase their quality of life. 

Person specification

Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentiality

Reliable and sociable

Able to both follow instructions and work on own initiative

Hygienic, tidy minded and well organised

Fit and healthy to undertake the required duties

Patience and possess excellent interpersonal skills

Honest and cheerful

Creative

Able to speak and read English to a reasonable standard

Legally permitted to work in the United Kingdom

Able to work at all times to high standards of Health & Safety

Previous experience preferred but this is not as essential as a kind and common sense approach to these roles.