Work in social care Working as a Personal Assistant Female Personal Support Assistant DP4311 Job Title: Female personal support assistantLocation: Bognor Regis Hourly rate: £8.25Reference: DP4311 Hours/shifts: Tues 6-9pm, Weds 6-9pm Summary The position will be available from the middle of August. I am looking for a pa for my 28 year old daughter who has downs syndrome, to support with socialising, going bowling and swimming. The role involves personal care and the applicant should be a car driver with a full licence. mileage paid at 40p. Non-smoker please. Other Requirements • "Exemption is claimed under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9." • Must be comfortable with pets • 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 checkSuccessful applicants will be entitled to Holiday pay and will be issued employment contracts. DescriptionTypical duties Personal Care: • Helping with other aspects of personal care as required, for example assisting employer to get changed at swimming pool. Social: • Accompany employer when accessing social and leisure activities, including to swimming and bowling. Person specificationThe 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 & SafetyPrevious experience preferred but this is not as essential as a kind and common sense approach to these roles.