Domestic & Social Support Assistant MP6486
•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
noon – 3 pm Wednesday & Friday
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.
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.
Occasional assistance with laundry and General housework
Occasional preparing of drinks, snacks and meals.
Guidance with choosing what to wear
No direct personal care required.
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.
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
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.