Work in social care Working as a Personal Assistant Support Worker DP2044 Job Title: Support Worker Location: Worthing Hourly rate: £9.50 Reference: DP2044 Hours/shifts: Variable, up to 7 hours per week. Summary A support worker is required to support a lady in her 30’s to access social and leisure activities, British sign language user desirable. Other Requirements British sign language user desirable 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. Description Typical duties Social: Accompany employer when accessing social and leisure activities, including badminton and an evening club. 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 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 & Safety Previous experience preferred but this is not as essential as a kind and common sense approach to these roles.