Location: Burgess Hill /Hourly rate: £8.50 per hour/Reference: DP1759


• I am deaf, partially sighted man and have problems with balance & walking, learning difficulties
• I am looking for a support worker with good communication skills to help my remain independent in my own home and out in the community.
• I like to enjoy walking my dog (my Hearing dog Aero)
• I like eating out, going to the theatre, bowling and horse riding

Other Requirements

Must be comfortable with pets
Must have a UK driving licence
Must have 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.

Support with shopping
Support with difficult letters and phone calls
Any other reasonable task

Be able to go horse riding
Supporting me to attend doctor’s appointments
Supporting me to attend dentist & hospital appointments
Accompanying me to walk my dog my hearing dog Aero
Supporting me to attend meetings
Any other reasonable task

The successful applicant will be:
• Be able to work in a household with a hearing dog
• Be cheerful and positive
• Reliable with good timekeeping
• Patient
• Honest and Trustworthy
• Have good communication skills and deaf awareness knowledge
• Be able to break tasks into smaller steps for the client to follow
• Able to respect privacy and confidentiality
• Fit and healthy to undertake the tasks required
• Legally permitted to work in the United Kingdom