Work in social care Working as a Personal Assistant Female* Personal Care Assistant DP5327 Job Title: Female* Personal Care Assistant Location: Worthing Hourly rate: £8.80 per hour Reference: DP5327 Hours/shifts: After school & weekend hours available up to 15 hours a week, optional one hour shift during week available between 3pm – 4pm Summary Female Personal Care Assistant required to support my daughter with Personal Care, accessing social activities and mealtimes. We are looking for a patient, energetic person who is happy to work with children.… Other Requirements "Exemption is claimed under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9." UK driving licence desirable but not essential Access to own vehicle desirable but not essential 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 Personal Care: Washing, dressing, toileting. Supervision with mealtimes Any other reasonable task Social: Supervising the young girl to access social activities after school and at the weekend 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.