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.