Work in social care Working as a Personal Assistant Personal Assistant DP6166 Job Title: Personal AssistantLocation: Chichester Hourly rate: £10Reference: DP6166 Hours/shifts: 5 hours on a Wednesday (during the day) Summary ● I am a 39 year old lady looking for support with escorted outings.● Most outings are for shopping usually based in Chichester and Portsmouth areas.● I would assistance putting shopping into the car.● I have a problem with balance but can walk with a walker or am able to get around through the use of my wheelchair. ● I require a driver with their own car. 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 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. Description Social: ● Accompanying and assisting employer on shopping trips when required.● The above duties will involve driving the employer in the PA’s car, lifting the folding wheelchair in/out of car, pushing the employer’s wheelchair when out. Personal Care: ● Assistance using public toilets Person specificationThe successful applicant will be: ● Female due to personal care needs ● Able to tolerate the employer smoking in the work place● 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.