Job Reference: F0238 Expires: 8th December 2017
We are looking to create a team of staff to provide support for a gentleman who lives in the Gwernaffield/Mold area of Flintshire.
The gentleman lives with his wife and they have been married for over 65 years.
They both enjoy other people’s company and are easy to get along with. They have managed independently but now require additional support to enable them to live independently and comfortably within their own home
To enable the couple to live an independent and fulfilling life within his home, the gentleman will require support with all aspects of personal care including assistance with toileting. He will require assistance with his medication including prompting the gentleman when he takes to take his medication.
You will be required to support the couple with meals and shopping for the food.
There will also be a requirement to complete light domestic duties including laundry.
There will also be night shifts that will be worked on a rota basis.
The role will also involve providing companionship so that the gentleman have someone to talk to whilst his wife is resting/sleeping.
You would be offered the option of being on call for night time emergencies by having your name and telephone number added to the Call link register - Night time rates - £15.00 call out and £10.00 per hour
The ideal candidates will have an excellent attendance record and be reliable.
Previous experience within a caring role would be preferred.
It will be a requirement that you have a clean driving license and access to your own transport.
Due to the nature of the role, good housekeeping and cooking skills would be an advantage.
An offer of employment will be dependent on a DBS check (formally CRM) and reference checks.
The hours will be on a rota basis Monday – Sunday over a 24 hour period split between a team of staff.