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.