Work in social care Working as a Personal Assistant Night Support Worker DP3675a Location: Worthing / Hourly rate: £13 per hour / Reference: D3675a Summary● Personal Care Assistant(s)/ Carer(s) required to help an 18 year old man with Duchenne muscular dystrophy go to bed in Findon Valley ● The role involves helping him go to bed 5 nights a week. This usually takes around 60 minutes and includes hoisting using a ceiling track, changing into night clothes, helping him go to the loo, settling him into bed, giving him his medication and fitting his non-invasive ventilation mask. Hours are 22.00 to 23.00, Monday to Friday. Hours/ShiftsUp to 5 hours a week Other RequirementsMust have a UK driving licence Must have access to own vehicle 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. The successful applicant will be: Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentialityReliable with good time-keepingAble to both follow instructions and work on own initiativeHygienic, tidy minded and well organisedFit and healthy to undertake the required dutiesPatience and possess excellent interpersonal skillsHonest and cheerfulCreativeAble to speak and read English to a reasonable standardLegally permitted to work in the United KingdomAble 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.