Work in social care Working as a Personal Assistant Female* Support Assistant MP6496 Job Title: Female* Support Assistant Location: Arundel Hourly rate: £10 per hour Reference: MP6496 Hours/shifts: Hours will be worked between 9-5 Exact days and times to be agreed with PA on a weekly basis but I’m happy to be flexible. Occasional weekends and evenings by mutual agreement. Summary Support Assistant Personal Assistant £10.00 per hour 9 hours per week Arundel based Domestic support Occasional personal support General housework Assisting to prepare meals, snacks and drinks Assist to access local and greater community Shopping, drives, café’s, theatre, cinema, wildlife etc Own vehicle not required but must be willing to drive employers motorbility vehicle. Because of this applicants must be over 25 Enjoys dogs, wildlife and History Other Requirements Must be comfortable with pets Must have a UK driving licence Must be over 25 to be able to drive employers motorbility vehicle. (Insurance requirement) 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, putting in and out of machine, hanging out to dry, ironing, putting away Changing bed linen Bed making General cleaning Taking out rubbish General housework, including cleaning, dusting and vacuuming. Preparing drinks, snacks and meals. Shopping Tidying Plus any other related duties as required Personal Care: Occasionally assisting in and out of bath Occasionally assisting to dress/undress Plus any other related duties as required Social: Accompanying and assisting employer on shopping trips when required Driving employers Motorbility vehicle Accompany/drive employer when accessing social and leisure activities, including theatre, cinema, café’s, country drives etc Accompanying employer to doctors/hospital appointments when required Occasional longer journeys Plus any other related duties as required Person specification The successful applicant will be: 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.