Support worker for an elderly disabled lady

Job Reference
RM/MS
Salary Description
10.85 per hour
Contract Type
Permanent
Location
London
Advert

A reliable support worker living locally is required to assist a disabled lady , based in Southwark SE16 .

 

Duties:

  • Personal care
  • Cleaning
  • Assisting with meal preparation
  • Shopping
  • Picking up medication
  • Emptying the bins
  • Changing and replacing the bed linen
  • Accompanying to some appointments - will need to know how to use a wheelchair 

 

The ideal candidates will be able to work on a flexible basis and be extremely punctual. The candidate will need to have a good command of English and speak clearly.

 

The successful candidates will have experience of working with clients within a home setting or within a medical environment. They will need to provide a checkable work history. They should be very flexible in their approach and willing to work together to find ways to improve the everyday life. They should be trustworthy very compassionate and respectful. They will need to have a professional work ethic with the highest regard to confidentiality and discretion.

 

Hours:             13.75 hrs  a week – Mostly mornings

 

Rate:               £10.85 per hour

 

Proof of entitlement to work in the UK will be required at interview.

An Enhanced Disclosure Barring Certificate will be required for this position.

 

Due to the specific requirements of the role, consideration will only be given to Female candidates; this is in line with Equality Act 2010 guidelines on Genuine Occupational Requirements. 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’

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