Job Reference: NG1842 Expires: 27th November 2017
You are required to support a 97 year old lady, who has limited hearing, anxiety and short term memory loss, but is mobile with some support.
You will be required to support the lady with all aspects of personal care and to support her through the night. This will include washing and dressing her to get her ready for the day the following morning.
The successful candidate(s) must be willing to be introduced to the role gradually over a period of time to build up to the hours. Initial contact may therefore be required during the day. Specific days and times will therefore be discussed at interview in relation to this.
You will need to have relevant previous experience of working in this field of work
You must also hold an NVQ level 2 in Health and Social Care, as a minimum.
Ideally you will also have relevant training in recognising and dealing with characteristics of Dementia.
The right candidate must also be kind, calm, gentle and patient; be reliable, have a good eye for detail and have a sense of humour.
10pm – 7am and 7am- 9am