Work in social care Working as a Personal Assistant Personal Care Assistant/Care Worker CZ6284 Job Title: Personal Care Assistant/ care workerLocation: Lancing Hourly rate: £11 per hour Reference: CZ6284 Hours/shifts: 11 hrs a week - 1.5 hrs am Mon – Fri starting at 7.30am and others hours can be flexible. There is the possibility of more hours in the future. Summary • I am looking for a fun, flexible and reliable lady to help support me at home.• A good sense of humour is essential• I live with my husband in Lancing• I have Parkinsons and need help in the mornings with personal care and also some help around the home with the odd trip out• I enjoy interior design, craftwork and would like to the opportunity to practice French• It is hoped these hours will be able to be increased• This position can be a job share so please apply for any of the days Other Requirements • "Exemption is claimed under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9." • 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 Typical duties Domestic -Simple domestic tasks such as a hoover round Personal Care: Help to get up and sometimes help with washing and dressingI have a pump to administer medication which you can be trained to use Social:To be able to get out the house and have some fun The successful applicant will be:Female * due to personal care needs Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentialityReliable with good time-keeping as I need someone at 7.30 due to routine around medicationAble to both follow instructions and work on own initiativeA driver with car is preferred due to morning shift and needing reliabilityHygienic, tidy minded and well organisedFit and healthy to undertake the required dutiesPatience and possess excellent interpersonal skillsHonest with a high sense of humourAble 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.