Job Reference: EKRS2 Expires: 24th November 2017
I am a young man with a learning disability, and would like some help to get out a bit more and to meet new people, I will also need some help with my weekly shop, walking my dog and someone just to talk to. I live in my own home and may require some support with everyday tasks. I require someone to help me gain confidence to access the community and activities which in the past I have been reluctant to pursue. You must be pro-active and encouraging.
Provide activities of interest and social activities, and other social activities identified on an as and when basis.
At the moment I like my music, playing guitar and would like to attend music gigs at night, I also like comic book related stuff like DC and Marvel so I would like to attend comic con events but also need support to be pro-active and identify new activities for me.
Ensure safety at all times.
To follow the agreed risk assessments.
You have a responsibility as an Employee to report all accidents to the employer immediately.
Report defects and / or hazards which may give rise to an accident.
Ideally I am looking for individuals who are easy going but are also encouraging and like to talk.
No experience required but if you do have some it’s a bonus.
Must own a car be a confident driver as there may be a requirement to drive long distances.
Must have full driving licence with business insurance added.
Be honest, reliable and trustworthy.
Able to work flexibly and follow instructions.
Good sense of humour
You will also need to respect privacy and have an understanding of confidentiality in all areas of your work.
Times required: Flexibly arranged and will fit in with prior commitments you may have wherever possible.
Days required: As and when required as long as 10 hours per person are completed in a working week unless agreed that hours are to be rolled over for a particular event