Job Reference: DSKM Expires: 26th January 2018
I am a disabled gentleman with a good sense of humour. I am looking for two people to become a small team who support me to live independently at home by providing Personal Care in the evenings before supporting me to go to bed.
I am looking for someone who is reliable and willing to be flexible. You will need to have an understanding of the need for confidentiality and the ability to respectfully work and communicate with me and my family in our home.
Personal care required including putting me to bed at night.
Help with washing, teeth cleaning and getting dressed/undressed.
Wash each evening.
I use a catheter and this will need changing.
I need a hoist to get me in and out of my electric wheelchair onto the commode then from the commode into bed; training will be provided on the use of all my equipment.
Prompting of medication.
Support to apply cream to my legs.
Prepare a drink/light snack.
Will be flexible and able to cover other PA’s holiday/contingency etc.
You will need to be physically fit as moving and handling is required and you will be instructed in the correct use of my equipment.
You need to work flexibly.
Be honest and trustworthy.
Punctual and reliable.
Days required: Monday - Sunday (alternating weeks: one week on, one week off).
Times required: 8:30pm for a 45 minute call.