Job Reference: 156CG Expires: 31st July 2018
I am looking for female personal assistants to support me for a couple of hours each evening both in my home and outside in the community. Someone who likes animals is needed as I have a dog and rabbit. I enjoy craft work, photography and watching comedy and drama films.
Offer me companionship and support
Accompany me to groups/activities and look into possible activities for me.
Help me to shop for, prepare and cook an evening meal.
Support me with daily living skills including paperwork and bills
Support me with managing and taking medication safely (training will be given.)
Support me to attend medical appointments
The post holders may be required to perform ad hoc duties other than those detailed above without changing the general character of the duties or the level of responsibility entailed.Such variations would not justify the re-evaluation of the post.
Car owner/ driver is preferred but not essential
Calm & empathetic personality
Treat people with dignity and respect and adopt a person-centred approach
Person has to be reliable, flexible and trustworthy and have a mature responsible attitude.
Maintain professional standards and confidentiality
Good knowledge of health and safety required.
Previous experience supporting people with Mental Health issues and Autism would be an advantage.
Enhanced DBS check required.
Wednesday - Sunday preferably 7-9 p.m. but can be flexible between 6:30 - 10:30 p.m.