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Carer/Personal Assistant

Bennett/Brs/PER515333/NS
£9.00 per hour
Permanent
0 - 7 / per week - Part-Time
Bristol ,
Bristol

Hours: 7 hours per week. Flexible on days/times

Rate of Pay:

£9.00 per hour

 

Job purpose:

To support a gentleman with mild learning difficulties with his day to day life by following his care plan and offering regular guidance and reassurances.

Work Duties may include:

  • Accessing the local area/community
  • Helping with correspondence, enquiries, phone calls and form filling
  • Encouraging and reminding about self- hygiene
  • Support in arranging appointments with dentists and chiropodist and ensuring attendance
  • Encouraging with healthy eating and exercise
  • Support in arranging/attending cooking sessions at Little Stoke Community Centre
  • Support with budgeting and ensuring finance is in place to make payments to bills and remain within budget
  • Regular support and encouragement to save and not to spend on inappropriate items as per care plan
  • Support with tenancy and housing issues and liaising with local tenancy officer around possible disputes or issues that may arise
  • Supporting with potential re housing options

Not all of these tasks will need to be completed at every visit.

 

Other requirements

  • Would suit a patient but firm minded individual, who can work on own initiative
  • Experience is this type of role will be an advantage
  • Driver preferred but must be able to access public transport if not
  • An enhanced DBS will be required
  • Maintaining confidentiality

Location and additional information

  • Within the Brentry and local surrounding area.
  • 5.6 weeks annual leave pro-rata

‘Please note that this advert has been placed on behalf of one of our customers.  Should your application be successful and you are offered the position, you will be directly employed by the customer and not by PeoplePlus’