Job Reference: NG2180 Expires: 24th September 2018
2-3 female only Personal Assistants are required to support a lady living in the Alford area.
The role will require you to support the lady with her personal care needs, including showering, washing and dressing daily. You will also need to prompt her to take medication at required times, support with meal preparation, and also general domestic tasks around the home. You will also be required to help her into and out of a full body compression suit, morning and evening. In addition, the lady will need support to access the community and be taken to appointments.
The ideal candidate will be flexible with their availability; however exact days and hours will be discussed at interview, subject to your availability.
You may be required to work Bank Holidays and may be required to cover the other carer’s holiday when requested.
Experience in a similar field of work will be an advantage but not essential.
The ideal candidate will have an understanding around the importance and safety aspects of medication and taking this on time. Full training however will be provided.
You must hold a full, clean driving license and have access to your own vehicle. You will also be required to have business use on your vehicle. Mileage will be paid privately.
A DBS will be required.
There is a cat and a parrot present at the property and so you must be ok with animals.
Monday to Sunday, times to be discussed at interview