Job Title: Support Worker

Location: Goring by sea            

Hourly rate: £9 per hour       

Reference:   DP3500          

Hours/shifts: 8- 3 pm on a Wednesday- Flexibility available between these hours, Thursday 9 – 5 pm university of Southampton, January 2019 to cover maternity leave

Fixed term contract available

Job share available and apply if you can do any these hours

 

Summary

 

  • 24 year old man requires support with the following activities:
  • Support with day to day living.
  • Personal care.
  • Getting out and about-support with sports and leisure activities.
  • To access the University for fitness training for Boccia as he is part of the England team

 

Other Requirements

         

  • 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

 

Personal Care: 

  • Using the toilet

Social:   

  • Accompanying on trips out
  • Accompanying to social meetings eg friends, family

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.