COVER SUPPORT WORKER/PERSONAL ASSISTANT REQUIRED IN THE MOORGATE AREA OF ROTHERHAM (S60)
To support Male with progressive visual impairment (Retinitis Pigmentosa) living in his own home. To provide assistance in personal and social related matters as requested by your employer. This will include support with personal correspondence, to act as an escort for day-to-day appointments and recreational activities which will include driving the employer.
About the role: Under the guidance and training of your employer, you will carry out a wide range of care tasks, offering emotional as well as physical support. You will be promoting his independence, choice, dignity, and respect, by spending time getting to know him and his family, you will help you to deliver high standards of person-centered care.
About you: Cheerful and compassionate by nature, you will possess sound judgment, initiative and problem-solving abilities and be able to pay attention to the details. You will possess the skills to be able to describe and guide your employer whilst out. You will be honest and trustworthy.
COVER PA FOR 15 HOURS PER WEEK - Hours to be discussed at interview stage
EXPERIENCE IN A SIMILAR ROLE IS DESIRABLE ALTHOUGH FULL TRAINING WILL BE PROVIDED FLEXIBILITY TO WORK DIFFERENT DAYS WITH ADEQUATE NOTICE PROVIDED IS ESSENTIAL A GENERAL INTEREST IN VISITING PLACES OF HISTORICAL INTEREST IS DESIRABLE DRIVER PREFERRED