Job Title: Support Worker
Location: Selsey           
Hourly rate: £10.00 per hour  
Reference: DP2146a           
Hours/shifts: Minimum of 15 hours per week available during school holidays
Summary
• A young 21 year old man who is a wheelchair user who has cerebral palsy and learning difficulties is looking for an Enthusiastic  support worker to:
• Accompany me during social and Leisure activities
• Provide personal Care
• Previous experience / interest in people who have special needs
Other Requirements
 
• 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

Personal Care
Washing and bathing
Showering, drying hair, 
Assistance getting in  and out of wheelchair (transferring)
Any other reasonable task
Social:
Driving and accompanying me during social events and leisure activities
Accompanying on trips out
Any other reasonable task
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.