Location: Fishborne Hourly rate: £8 per hour Reference: DP1408

Summary

• Weekend companion wanted for a 55 year old man, with visual & hearing impairment who enjoys reading, watching movies, bowling and socialising
• To accompany me on social trips to include; Crazy Golf, going to the cinema, watching shows at the theatre and going out for meals

Non smoker preferred


Hours/Shifts

Every other Saturday and possibly Sunday- 5 hours available per week

Requirement

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.

Typical Tasks will include

Personal Care:
Possible help with shaving etc
Ensure clean clothes being worn

Social:
Accompany employer when accessing social and leisure activities.
Driving and accompanying to social events such as:
Cinema
Theatre
Socialising
Any other reasonable task


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.