Personal Care Assistant Support Worker

Job Reference
PER539571/NS/LS/SG
Salary Description
10.50 per hour
Contract Type
Permanent
Location
Patchway ,
Bristol
Advert

              

                Female Personal Care Assistant

Job Description – Ref PER539571

Hours
20 hours per week
Monday to Friday: 12 noon - 4pm

Rate of Pay

£10.50 per hour

 

Job purpose:

I am looking to recruit a friendly and confident personal assistant to help support me at home and whilst out within the community. I am a 39 year old lady and I live in my own home with my husband and my 2 children. In my spare time, I enjoy painting, reading, listening to a varied selection of music and singing to musicals too! I like to visit my local garden centre and very much enjoy socialising or simply sharing a nice cup of tea whilst out.

This role will suit flexible candidates as hours may vary dependent on need, the effects of my disability, in emergencies and especially around breaks to my normal AM routine and occasional appointments outside of fixed and standard hours.    

Work Duties may include any of the following:

Helping and supporting with:

  • To complete general daily household tasks
  • To assist to make beds and complete laundry/assist me to maintain the family living environment
  • Accessing the local area/community and attending appointments
  • With my mobility inc’ support in getting wheelchair in and out of my Motability car and propelling the chair when we are out and about
  • With accessing and attending social activities
  • To help me collect children from school and drive when we have darker nights
  • Motivational encouragement with parenting children 

Undertaking activities with and for employer

  • Preparing and cooking meals
  • Shopping for food shop and other required items
  • 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 my home in Patchway and the local area
  • 5.6 weeks annual leave

Requirements for applicant

  • Be able to meet the requirements for insurance purposes on my Motability Car
  • Good sense of humour
  • Working with children present
  • Patience
  • Ability to understand and deliver my care needs
  • Good general fitness
  • Physical ability to propel me in my wheelchair
  • Ability to undertake domestic activities
  • Flexible, reliable and honest
  • Driver with ability to drive my Motability vehicle
  • An enhanced DBS check may be required
  • Section 9 (2B of the Employment Sex Discrimination Act 2000 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’

 

 

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