Work in social care Working as a Personal Assistant Family Support Worker HCC1302 Job Title: Family Support Worker Location: Petersfield, Hampshire Hourly rate: £12.10 per hour Reference: HCC1302 Hours/shifts: 3 hours a week Thursday 11am – 2pm these times can be flexible Summary I am Mum with 2 young children looking for support so I can remain being the wife and mum I want to be. I have Cerebral palsy down my left hand side and I suffer with depression. I have a love of charity shops and enjoy going out for a hot chocolate You Must be willing to work another organisation, to check support is not duplicated Other Requirements 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 - Support with Ironing Support with Changing bed linen Support with general housework, including cleaning, dusting and vacuuming. Support with batch cooking meals. Correspondence e.g. reading letters, help writing replies, form-filling, assisting with household paperwork Any other reasonable task Personal Care: Support with changing my daughter’s nappy and clothes on occasion Any other reasonable task Social: Accompanying and assisting employer on shopping trips when required Accompanying employer to doctors/hospital appointments when required Accompanying on trips out e.g. to the park, go and get ice cream Accompanying to social meetings eg friends, family Any other reasonable task Person specification The successful applicant will be: Female due to personal care needs 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.