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Carer/Personal Assistant

Macrinnon/BRS/PER526614/NS
£9.00 PER HOUR
Permanent
7 / per week - Part-Time
Bristol ,
Bristol

 Personal Care Assistant

Job Description – Ref PER526614

 

Hours and Rate of Pay

7 hours per week

Tuesday – 1.00pm to 4pm

Friday     – 1.00pm to 5pm

(These are flexible and subject to change dependent on your availability and I am open to negotiation)

£9.00 per hour

Job purpose:

To assist 58 year old gentleman with the day to day activities enabling him, the employer, to maintain an independent and fulfilling life that meets his chosen lifestyle. This role will suit a flexible candidate as hours can vary dependent on need and my disability. The usual required hours/dates are listed above. An understanding of Complex Childhood Trauma would be beneficial but not essential. Full guidance will be provided to you at interview. An interest in gardening, allotments, music and poetry would also be beneficial, as these are of interest to me also.

Work Duties will include:

Helping with

  • Managing correspondence and supporting payment of bills
  • Cooking meals and making snacks
  • Domestic tasks including cleaning and prompting for clothes laundry
  • Daily activities within the home

Supporting with

  • Prompting and reminding for all life tasks
  • Accessing the local area/community
  • With accessing social activities
  • With booking and attending appointments
  • Planning lifestyle choices

Undertaking activities for employer

  • Ensuring the home is hygienic and safe

 Other requirements

    • Working in a safe way and highlighting health and safety concerns
    • Assisting with management of health risks
    • Establish and maintain effective communication
  • Maintaining confidentiality

 

Location and additional information

    • Within the home in Southville (BS3) and the local area
  • 5.6 weeks annual leave

 

Requirements for applicant

  • Good sense of humour
  • Patience and empathy
  • Ability to understand and deliver the client’s needs
  • Experience of providing emotional support
  • Ability to undertake domestic activities
  • Flexible, reliable and honest
  • Good general fitness
  • Driver with access to motor vehicle (Mileage paid)
  • An enhanced DBS check may be required
  • ‘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’