Buddy/Social Support Worker HCC1300 Location: Waterlooville / Hourly rate: £9.50 / Reference: HCC1300 Summary A social support assistant /Buddy is required to support a 17 year old year old boy to access the community/leisure activities. A car owner is required with business insurance Mileage paid at 30p per mile if own car used. Hours/Shifts 3 hours each Saturday, exact hours to be discussed at interview 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 Typical duties Social: Accompany employer when accessing social and leisure activities. The above duties will involve driving the employer in the PA’s car Person specification The successful applicant will be: Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentiality Reliable with good time-keeping 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.