Job Title: Domestic & Social Support Assistant
Location: Bognor Regis
Hourly rate: £9.50 per hour
Reference: MP6486
Hours/shifts: 12 noon – 3pm Wednesday & Friday


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

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
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


 The successful applicant will be:
• 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.