Location: Lancing / Hourly rate: £10 / Reference: CZ6284

Summary

  • I am looking for a fun, flexible and reliable lady to help support me at home.
  • A good sense of humour is essential
  • I live with my husband in Lancing
  • I have Parkinsons and need help in the mornings with personal care and also some help around the home with the odd trip out
  • I enjoy interior design, craftwork and would like to the opportunity to practice French
  • It is hoped these hours will be able to be increased
  • This position can be a job share so please apply for any of the days 

Hours/Shifts

11 hrs a week - 1.5 hrs am Mon – Fri and some weekday evenings for an hour. There is a possibility there will be more hours to offer  

Other Requirements

"Exemption is claimed under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9."

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

Nature of the work:

The role is to help support me at home with some personal care and a small amount of domestic tasks. I would also like the opportunity to be able to go out..  

Typical duties

Domestic -       

  • Simple domestic tasks such as a hoover round
  • Help to get up and sometimes help with washing and dressing

Social:         

  • To be able to get out the house and have some fun 

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 with a high sense of humour
  • 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.