Job Title: Support Worker

Location:  Bognor Regis          

Hourly rate:  £10 per hour – Mileage paid when appropriate    

Reference: DP6527            

Hours/shifts: 6 hours/week in 2 x 3hour shift on different days, to be advised, plus occasional cover for sickness and holidays

Summary

  • 34 year old lady with some physical and mental process difficulties
  • She needs support with general house cleaning, personal laundry, shopping and compiling shopping lists, meal planning and cooking, in order to live an independent life.
  • She suffers from anxiety therefore the PA needs to be a good listener and able to reassure and pacify her worries and cares.
  • Duties may also involve taking and accompanying to medical appointments, shops or vets.

Other Requirements

         

  • Must be comfortable with Dogs
  • 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.

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.