Work in social care Working as a Personal Assistant Personal Assistant DP5220 Job Title: Personal Assistant Location: Crawley area Hourly rate: £10 Reference: DP5220 Hours/shifts: 2-3 hours per week – flexible and can be discussed at interview Summary Adult male is looking for a expert cleaner/ housekeeper/ expert organiser He is autistic, dyspraxic -some medical issues such as dust mite allergy, eczema and asthma. He is quiet and passive. He has no interest in cleaning and can’t organise his items. He loves his cat, his family, his friends and work on his computer Other Requirements Honest and reliable. Must be comfortable with pets – employer has a cat Must have a clean UK driving licence Must have access to own vehicle or be able to get to local village near Crawley 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 - Changing bed linen- sometimes Bed making General thorough cleaning, initiative in cleaning (corners) Taking out rubbish General housework, including cleaning, dusting and vacuuming. Minor household maintenance taking down curtains for washing Organisation skills, creative skills, Tidying Social: Person specification The successful applicant will be: Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentiality Professional and trustworthy Reliable and punctual a must 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 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 Previous experience preferred but this is not as essential as a kind and common sense approach to these roles.