Job Title: Female* carer/PA
Location: Crawley
Hourly rate: £10.50
Reference: DP218
Hours/shifts: 9-10pm daily, weekend hours negotiable.

I am a 66 year old lady with multiple sclerosis and require a carer to help with another PA to help me getting into bed. It involves undressing/ dressing and transferring from wheelchair into bed using a hoist.

Other Requirements
• "Exemption is claimed under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9."-female for personal care purposes.
• Non-smoker preferred or someone who is willing to refrain from smoking during work

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.

Typical duties

Personal Care:

• Dressing and undressing/ helping with buttons and fastenings
• Helping with getting into bed
• Assistance with getting out of bed using a hoist

Person specification
The successful applicant will be:
Female * due to personal care needs
Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentiality,
A good time keeper
Fit and healthy
Able to speak English,
legally permitted to work in the UK
Previous experience not essential.

Please note, if you are successful in your application for this position you will be employed directly by the individual employer and not Independent Lives