Job Reference: KLKTK Expires: 2nd February 2018
I am hoping to recruit a Personal Assistant to the below hours. You will work one to one with me, one week mornings the next week afternoons to assist with all aspects of daily living domestic tasks. It would be necessary to be able to speak Polish.
My worker must be reliable, patient, supportive and flexible, be sensible in a crisis and have a mature outlook. They must be trustworthy and be able to respect mine and my family’s privacy and have an understanding for the need for confidentiality in all areas of their work.
Preference will be given to those who have demonstrable experience of support work, care sector or the physiotherapy.
A current DBS check is essential, or a willingness to have a check undertaken.
My worker must kindly refrain from smoking whilst on duty.
As my worker you will be directed by and accountable to me in all aspects of your work. You should always discuss with me, what my needs are and listen to our directions and requests.
My worker will be expected to do the following tasks, but this list isn’t exhaustive and may vary, as my needs warrant:
Support in the home with mobility.
Light Domestic Tasks.
Assistance with physical exercises.
Some light meals preparation.
Access the community.
Support with medication.
Enabling me to carry out any chosen activity, whether inside or outside my home, by carrying out any other requests which I may reasonably make.
Be able to speak both Polish and English.
Able to work flexibly.
Able to follow instructions accurately from employer.
Good sense of humor.
Patience and empathy.
An enhanced criminal record bureau check will be required.
Legally entitled to work in the U.K.
I already have one carer in place and I am looking to recruit an additional carer. The rota is available upon request (call 02476 937370 and select option 1), but it is as follows:
Monday: 08:00 - 13:00
Tuesday: 08:00 - 13:00
Wednesday: 08:00 - 13:00
Thursday: 08:00 - 13:00
Friday: 08:00 - 13:00
Saturday: 09:00 - 13:00
Monday: 12:30 - 17:30
Tuesday: 12:30 - 17:30
Wednesday: 12:30 - 17:30
Thursday: 12:30 - 17:30
Friday: 12:30 - 17:30
Sunday: 09:00 - 13:00
The hours would be rotated over a 4 week period, Week 1 & 3 are mornings and Week 2 & 4 are afternoons, but the hours are flexible as the Employer requested.
It is the job of the personal assistant to act as an escort and aid to my social day to day activities.