Job Title: Support Worker
Location: Worthing
Hourly rate: £9
Reference: DP1420
Hours/shifts: Monday and Thursday 3-6, with possible flexibility and potential extra hours for the right person.


Summary
We are looking for a kind, gentle and calm PA to support a young lady who has epilepsy and mild autism. (Experience for epilepsy/autism is not essential as home training will be given and general common sense/initiative is what is primarily needed.)

Other Requirements

• Must be comfortable with pets
• Must have a UK driving licence
• Must have access to own vehicle
• Other :

All applicants must be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check
Successful applicants will be entitled to Holiday pay and will be issued employment contracts.

Description
Typical duties

Domestic -

Shopping,
Housework,
Cooking
Assisting where necessary as well as support 

Person specification
The successful applicant will be:
• Ability to complete Admin Tasks
• Provide and follow Structure in daily life
• Common sense, practicality and ability to work on own initiative will be essential
• Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentiality
• Reliable with good time-keeping
• Hygienic, tidy minded and well organised
• Fit and healthy to undertake the required duties
• Patience and possess excellent interpersonal skills
• Honest and cheerful
• 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 & Safety
Please note, If you are successful in your application for this role you will be employed directly through the individual employer and not Independent Lives