Location:      Worthing      

Hourly rate:  £10.00     

Reference:    DP1471        

Hours/shifts: 10 hours per week approximately-(shifts to be discussed and agreed).

 

Summary:

 

Support Worker

 

  • I am a young man who has had a life changing experience
  • I need someone to help me with shopping now and then
  • I need someone to support me to attend appointments and social events.
  • This role could be a job share for two people

 Other Requirements

  • Must have a UK driving license and access to own vehicle

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

 

Social:   

  • Accompanying and assisting employer on shopping trips when required
  • Accompany employer when accessing social and leisure activities
  • Accompanying employer to doctors/hospital appointments when required
  • Accompanying to social events
  • Accompanying to social meetings eg friends, family
  • Person specification

The 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
  • 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
  • Have a UK driving licence and have access to own vehicle
  • Previous experience preferred but this is not as essential as a kind and common sense approach to these roles.