PART-TIME PERSONAL ASSISTANT

Job Reference
PER527612/JM/BRS
Salary Description
£10.00 per hour
Contract Type
Permanent
Location
Easton ,
Bristol
Advert

HOURS: 12 hours a week.

RATE: £10.00 per hour.

Hours based on:

Mondays – 1pm to 4pm
Tuesdays – 3pm to 6pm

Wednesdays – 11am to 2pm

Fridays – 9:30am to 12:30pm

(Hours can be flexible to suit your availability if required)

 

ABOUT ME: I have many interests such as: philosophy, history, theology, poetry, current affairs, politics, football and dogs. I would like if you we’re similarly interested as I love to discuss these topics, but it is not essential to the role, a good sense of humour is preferred! I am a wheelchair user who has multiple sclerosis, this affects me in many ways including mobility, sight, hearing and cognition. I have a friendly (but noisy!) little jack russel dog named Izzy. I have an excellent sense of humour and very personable, generally maintaining my positive outlook.

 

JOB PURPOSE: To assist me, a man with day-to-day activities enabling myself, to maintain an independent and fulfilling life that meets my chosen lifestyle. Although I am mostly self-caring, your role would be to assist me in everyday life to manage certain aspects of my day such as assisting with going to the bathroom, assist in planning my day and socialising. I require support with processing space and time as I can become anxious, therefore, requiring a PA that can support physically as well as psychologically and emotionally to help me manage anxieties with encouragement. Looking for a non-gender specific personal assistant and a driver is preferred.

 

WORK DUTIES: 

Helping with:

Personal care – support toilet needs.

 

Daily activities at home:

Supporting my daily plans and helping me plan

Accessing activities such as supporting me whilst attending the MS centre

Accompanying to physiotherapy appointments

Preparing and offering snacks

Corresponding, enquiries and arranging appointments

 

Other requirements:

 Working in a safe way, highlighting health and safety concerns

Assisting with management of health risks

Establish and maintain effective communication

Maintaining confidentiality

 

LOCAL & ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: 

Within employer’s home in Easton (BS5) Bristol & local community

5.6 weeks of annual leave per year

Friendly and flexible employer

Immediate start

 

PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICANT: 

Good sense of humour

Some nursing/physio experience would be useful, but not essential

Good patience & understanding to deliver needs of the employer

Flexible, reliable and honest

Good general fitness

An enhanced DBS check will be required

Full driving license preferred

 

‘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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