Job Reference: 140MW9 Expires: 4th June 2018
I am a lady with varying health needs living in the Hucclecote area of Gloucester. My health and my ability vary each day. I require assistance with meal preparation & cooking, personal care and light domestic duties.
Assist with personal care as instructed by me in a sensitive and dignified manner.
Maintain the domestic environment to the required standard, ensuring regard is given to health and safety and hygiene.
If required, assist in the preparation of meals (and shopping for these).
It is important that you wear clothing and footwear appropriate to the tasks involved, e.g. flat shoes and clothes which permit freedom of movement.
If required, under my direction, supervise and/or assist in the administration of prescribed medication.
Undergo relevant training for professional development (and be paid the time taken for this).
Act as an escort for day to day and recreational activities, that may include driving and/or escorting me.
You must be female. *(Female)*Genuine occupation exception to Sex Discrimination Act (1977) – section 7 (2b)
Previous experience of care-work is preferred, but not essential.
Willingness to undertake further training as required
You must be honest and reliable.
You must be patient and caring and sensitive to my needs and my illness.
You must respect my dignity, privacy and confidentiality at all times and that of my family.
You must respect my home, possessions and equipment and gain permission to use my telephone. You will not be permitted to use your phone at work except in emergencies.
Non smoker preferred; you will not be permitted to smoke during working hours or on the premises.
If offered the position you may be asked to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Check (DBS) and references may be taken
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
6pm until 7pm