Work in social care Working as a Personal Assistant Support Assistant DP5333 Job Title: Support assistantLocation: Crawley Hourly rate: £9.50Reference: DP5333 Hours/shifts: 6 hours a week-flexible term time, holidays-12 hours per week. Summary 11 year old boy requires a support worker to help him access the cinema, parks, fun activities and theme parks. Driver with own car preferred, mileage paid. Other Requirements • Must have a UK driving licence • Must have access to own vehicle Mileage is paid• Other : non smoker preferred 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 dutiesDomestic - Occasional housework to be discussed Personal Care: • Accompany to the toilet• Prompting with personal hygiene Social: • Accompany employer when accessing social and leisure activities Person specificationThe successful applicant will be: • 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.