Job Title: Female Personal Care Assistants

Location:  Durrington     

Hourly rate: £10.00 per hour, mileage will be paid at 40p per mile        

Reference: DP4151             

Hours/shifts: 

 2 hours, 3 – 4 mornings a week
times and days can be flexible and can be discussed at interview

Summary

 

  • I am a highly Independent, bright and friendly lady, looking for a RELIABLE, like minded Female Personal Assistants to assist me with personal care tasks and some general household duties
  • I am ambulant but struggle with day to day tasks.
  • I enjoy cinema, theatre, good food and the naturel world.
  • I have a keen interest in current affairs.

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

Successful applicants will be entitled to Holiday pay and will be issued employment contracts.

Description

Typical duties

Domestic -      

Laundry, hanging out to dry, ironing

Loading and unloading the washing machine (occasional)

Changing bed linen

Bed making

General housework, including cleaning, dusting and vacuuming etc

Minor household maintenance e.g. changing light bulbs, taking down curtains for washing, taking out the rubbish

Assistance with food preparation

Occasional Shopping

Occasional watering of garden / plants

Occasional

Correspondence e.g. assisting with household paperwork

Any other reasonable task 

Personal Care: 

Supervision and/or assistance with showering, hair washing /drying as required

Help getting into and out of bath/shower as required

To be on call when employer takes bath

Assistance with applying creams

Dressing and undressing/ helping with buttons and fastenings

Help to remind me to take my medication and drink water

Any other reasonable task

Social:   

Accompany employer to doctors / hospital appointments when required

Any other reasonable tas

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

Will be able to work  to follow instructions and work on own initiative

Tidy minded and well organised

Fit and healthy to undertake the required duties

Will be Patient and possess excellent interpersonal skills

Honest and cheerful

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.