Job Reference: TSKC Expires: 4th December 2017
I am an elderly gentleman living at home with my wife. I require personal care and support as I have motor neuron disease which has affected my day to day living.
Support me to shower/bath.
Assistance with getting dressed as required.
Prepare meals and drinks.
Change bed sheets as and when required.
Ensure that I am comfortable in my surroundings at all times keeping me safe.
Carry out any other duties that myself/wife may reasonably make.
Maintain timesheets etc., keeping them complete, up to date and correct and to submit these to my payroll provider if required.
To arrive for work at the agreed time and give notification if you are going to be late.
Ba able to work as part of a team.
Establish a close working relationship on a one-to-one basis and discuss and resolve problems as they arise.
Be open in communication and maintain means of contact as required.
Respect privacy and maintain a constant professional approach.
Preserve my dignity and support me in maintaining independence in my chosen lifestyle at all times.
Respect my possessions and equipment and gain my consent for the use of equipment, e.g. telephone, television, etc.
Good communication and listening skills.
Experience of working with people with Motor Neurons disease is desirable.
Be professional but with a friendly approach.
Work within a family home.
Morning, lunch, teatime and evening.
Flexible pattern of work - to be discussed at interview.