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Female Care/Personal Assistant

Phllips/BRS/PER519860/NS
£9.20 Per Hour
Permanent
0 - 13 / per week - Part-Time
Brislington

Rate of pay £9.20 per hour – no enhancements

Hours Saturday and Sunday – 13 hours every other weekend.

 

Breakfast 1.5  hours - 9am - 10.30am - to assist to toilet, wash and dress, make the bed, make breakfast, assist with medication and creams and leave with a drink and snacks

Lunch

1 hour    1pm - 2pm - to assist to toilet, provide a snack lunch, assist with medication and leave with a drink and snacks

Evening

4 hours - 5pm - 9pm -   to assist to toilet, provide a cooked meal, and drinks, assist with medication, wash up, undertake some light household tasks, provide social stimulation, undress and assist to bed and secure the house

 

Job Purpose and work duties

Job purpose:

To assist 97 years old lady with the day to day activities enabling her to maintain an independent and fulfilling life that meets her chosen lifestyle. You will be working as part of a larger team of PA’s and may be offered other hours at times of annual leave and/or sickness.

Work Duties may include:

Helping with

  • Some domestic tasks
  • Personal care
  • Meal preparation
  • Minimal shopping, if required
  • Assisting with medication
  • Providing social interaction
  • Assisting with mobility, ensuring safety
  • Ensuring the lady’s home is hygienic and safe

 

 

Other requirements

  • Working in a safe way and highlighting health and safety concerns
  • Assisting with management of person’s health risks
  • Establishing and maintaining effective relationships and

           communication with family members and other carers

  • Maintaining confidentiality
  • Ability to work flexibly as part of a team
  • Ability to cope with emergency situations in a calm manner

Location

  • Within the lady’s home in the Brislington area of Bristol

Requirements for applicant

  • Good sense of humour
  • Patience
  • Ability to understand and deliver the needs of the person
  • Experience of providing personal care
  • Ability to undertake domestic activities
  • Ability to make and maintain a good humoured, encouraging and re-assuring relationship with the lady and to provide a listening ear
  • Flexible, reliable and honest
  • Good general fitness
  • An enhanced DBS check will be required
  • This post is exempt under the Employment (Sex Discrimination) Act 2000.

 

Equality’s Act: Section 9; Schedule 83 [Work: Exceptions] (Part 1; Occupational Requirements) - applies to this post

‘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’