Job Reference: 102MW Expires: 27th November 2017
I am a physically disabled woman living in my own home in Hucclecote area of Gloucester. With the help from my team of PAs, I able to live an independent life that is busy and active.
It can be difficult to understand what I say. You must be willing to listen carefully and patiently. If you do not understand me you should ask me to repeat or rephrase what I have said.
Full training in the duties of the job will be provided.
To accompany me to and from appointments/meetings/social and leisure activities and to visit family members.
Assist me shopping or going on my behalf.
Laundry, hanging out and bringing in washing.
Some personal care including washing my hair
Food preparation and cooking
Assistance with correspondence, telephone calls etc.
From time to time other duties which, although not specified, are of a similar nature to those described above
Ideally, you live locally in Hucclecote.
You must be flexible, kind and caring and friendly.
You must be patient and be able to listen and not pre-empt what I am trying to say.
You should be committed to promoting my independence
You must have a mature attitude
You must not smoke during working hours and this includes when travelling with me in the car
This position is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and satisfactory references.
Fri, Sat and Sun evenings, 18:30-19:30 preferred but could be negotiable.
09:00-13:00 Thursday, Friday,Saturday and Sunday