Job Reference: DSRC Expires: 22nd February 2018
I am a visually impaired gentleman with some memory issues living independently in my own home and I need support at home and in the community to continue to do so. I enjoy listening to music and my talking books. I also enjoy Science Fiction such as Star Wars and Star Trek.
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Penderels Trust is a support service for individuals living independently in the community, you are not employed by us. You are employed by the individual concerned.
You have a responsibility as an Employee to report all accidents to the employer immediately.
You have a duty to report defects and / or hazards which may give rise to an accident.
I need someone who is flexible and able to take me to any appointments I may have and be my advocate, relaying information to my sister so my family know what is happening.
I need a car driver.
I need someone to support with keeping my home clean and changing and making my bed, doing washing and also cooking food. I do the best I can but as I cannot see these tasks are difficult for me to do.
I need someone to take me shopping and help me label and put my food away on my return.
I would also like to be able to go out when I need to e.g. do some walking or go to a club. Social interaction.
I would need you to inform me if I have dirty clothes on and support me if I have any kind of accident.
I would also need you to relay information to my family if you think it is required. E.g. further Doctors appointments.
To have an easy going personality.
Be honest, reliable and trustworthy.
Able to work flexibly and follow instructions.
Good sense of humour.
You will also need to respect my privacy and have an understanding of confidentiality in all areas of your work.
Car Driver, you will need class 1 Business insurance.
To be my Advocate when needed.
Monday: 10 - 12 AM
Wednesday: 1 - 3 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 1 PM