Work in social care Working as a Personal Assistant Personal Support Assistant DP1041b Job Title: Personal AssistantLocation: Burgess Hill Hourly rate: £15Reference: DP1041b Hours/shifts: Saturday and Sunday Summary We are a couple looking for a fun personal assistant to support us in our own home and out and about. Other Requirements • Driver’s license will be an advantage but not essential • Other : 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. DescriptionTypical duties Domestic - CookingLight HouseworkWashing Social: • Accompanying employers shopping and other trips• Help employers with paperwork Support to push employer in Wheelchair Occasionally attended appointments i.e the dentist. This may be outside of your normal working hours but will be agreed with the employer in advance. Person specificationThe successful applicant will be: • Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentiality• First aid training • Reliable with good time-keeping• Able to both follow instructions and work on own initiative• Fun and bubbly• Good communication skills• 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. Please note, if you are successful in your application for this role you will be employed through the individual employer and not Independent Lives.