Personal Care Assistant

Job Reference
PER536072-1
Salary Description
£12 per hour
Contract Type
Permanent
Location
Doddington
Advert

Personal Care Assistant Required in Doddington, Cambridge.

£12 per hour

12 Hours a week

 About Me

I am a young at heart 63 year old lady with a number of health issues which make me feel isolated.  I live with my family and they are very important to me.

I have a good sense of humour and enjoy talking.  I would like to be active and it is important for me to have continuity of regular and reliable support workers.

I require support in the morning, to feel fresh for the day ahead and assistance with accessing social and physical activities. 

Hours & Pay Rate

£10 per hour and will include 5.6 weeks paid annual leave (pro rata)

12 hours per week to be agreed, some flexibility

Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required 

Main Duties

I need help with all personal care tasks - I need to be washed, dried thoroughly and have creams applied to my skin.  This currently needs to be done whilst I am in my room as I cannot access the bathroom in my home.

To prepare meals and drinks.

Support with every day chores, laundry maintaining the domestic environment to the required standard and some shopping.

Establish a close working relationship on a one-to-one basis, chat and think about doing some activities at home which will help my self-esteem.

Personal Assistant Specification 

Someone who enjoys being active, who has the skills to give me support with building my confidence, self esteem and promoting my independence.

Some knowledge and experience with working with people with health issues. 

You should have a genuine interest in the provision of high quality care, be able to work flexible hours and be a good communicator and also possess the motivation to develop trust and understanding in the role.

Be hardworking, reliable, committed, honest and trustworthy with a cheerful sense of humour. 

 

“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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