Self employed Personal Assistant/Support worker NDS7406 Job Title: Self employed Personal Assistant/Support workerLocation: Rustington Hourly rate: £12 Reference: NDS7406 Hours/shifts: 2 hours per week, times and days flexible. Summary I am 50 year old ex teacher who loves to be sociable and enjoys a good conversation. I am looking for a self employed personal assistant who is intelligent and sociable, with a good sense of humour to support me for a couple of hours per week. I have complex health conditions including brain injury and Epilepsy and need support to be motivated to organise and carry out daily tasks. The role will mainly involve supporting me with administration and paperwork and some domestic tasks. Driving is not necessary but would be useful. Other Requirements • Someone who is willing to refrain from smoking during work hours.• Must have a UK driving licence if using your car during work.• Other : All applicants must be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check. Applicants will need to show proof of self employment. DescriptionTypical duties Domestic - Correspondence e.g. form-filling, general admin, supporting with diary dates and assisting with household paperworkSupport to help organise and remember daily tasksIroningAssistant bed making, changing bed linenAssistance with general housework, including cleaning and vacuuming when required Minor household maintenance e.g changing light bulbs if requiredCleaning windows when requiredHelp with shoppingSupport with ordering medication Other reasonable domestic tasks if required. Personal Care: • Encouragement to carry out self care tasks, i.e. showering/bathing• Support to check that I am taking my medication Social: Accompanying me on shopping trips when requiredAccompanying me on the occasional trip out e.g. café. Person specificationThe successful applicant will be: • Respectful of the my 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• Able to speak, read and write 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• Experience with Epilepsy would helpful.Previous experience preferred but this is not as essential as a kind and common sense approach to these roles.