Work in social care Working as a Personal Assistant Female Carer DP1963 Job Title: female carerLocation: Sayers Common Hourly rate: £10 for employed or £15 for self employedReference: DP1963 Hours/shifts: 10-12.30 Mondays,10.30-3.30 Thursdays Summary I require a Female carer, must be hmrc registered if self employed. Help with Housework, some personal care , and accessing the community using the Carers own car to transport, with folding wheelchair (mileage paid). Other Requirements • "Exemption is claimed under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9." • Must have a UK driving licence • Must have access to own vehicle • Other : All applicants must be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check. DescriptionTypical dutiesDomestic - General housework, including cleaning, dusting and vacuuming. Personal Care: Assistance with showering and towel drying after. Social: • Accompanying and assisting employer on shopping trips when required, appointments• Lifting the folding wheelchair in/out of car, pushing the employer’s manual wheelchair when out. • Accompany on annual break would be helpful. Person specificationThe 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 & SafetyPrevious experience preferred but this is not as essential as a kind and common sense approach to these roles.