Job Reference: SYK1442214EJ2 Expires: 17th October 2018
I am a middle aged lady in the S5 area of Sheffield who has a visual impairment. I have a good sense of humuor and outgoing personality. I am a retired professional and enjoy socializing with people.
The main duties of this role will include:
to provide some personal care around showering and dressing
household duties: laundry, cleaning and tidying
accompany me when out shopping and to attend social groups
you will need to assist me to keep safe around roads and traffic
The personal assistant I am looking for will need to have a non- judgmental attitude, empathic nature and a proven record of supporting people with disabilities.
Experience of working with people with visual impairment is preferred but not essential.
You must be reliable and be an excellent time keeper as well as being friendly and approachable.
This post requires a non -smoker due to the close proximity of working with me as I have asthma and the risk of aggravating my asthma.
Training will be given to the successful candidate.
Due to the nature of the work for which you are applying, this post is subject to a satisfactory DBS disclosure (costs will be covered)
There is a degree of flexibility with the days and times of working for this role. 8 hours to be used over 2 or 3 shifts within a 7 day week.
Shifts will start in the morning. Times and days to be discussed at interview.
No evening work is included.
An extra 10 hours a year are available to be used when/if your employer requires extra support