I am looking for personal care for a man
Drivers licence required: No
Hours per week:
About 15 hours per week - Ideally looking for the below but happy to discuss and be flexible. Running Club - 3 hours weekly (include 1 hour training) - location = Croydon/ Coulsdon, Surrey. 5-10K run races - Wednesday evening - up to 5 hours weekly 5-10-21-41K run races - Saturday/Sunday - up to 7 hours every 2 weeks
Hourly pay rate:
£20-£35 depending on experience
Interpreter Run Guide/ Deaf Run Guide
Ideally looking for a self-employed individual who will be willing to negotiate pay rates depending on experience and level of BSL capability.
Can you run 5k in between 25 to 35 minutes?
Can you run 10k in between 50 – 60 minutes?
And, can you run a half marathon in between 1 hour 45 minutes – 2 hours?
Note: Time is not important. I want to complete the course. I will have a 1:1 PT training and join a local running club in the coming months so it will improve my time.
I welcome anyone who has a good level of communication with BSL to apply as I have other support roles available.
- Other relevant duties as required
Assist me to get out running safely
- Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentiality
- Reliable with good timekeeping
- Able to both follow instructions and work on own initiative
- Hygienic, tidy and well organised
- Fit and healthy to undertake the required duties
- Patient and possess excellent interpersonal skills
- Able to speak and read English to a reasonable standard
- Able to always work to high standards of health & safety
You will have experience in running events
Be able to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends and bank holidays where necessary to guide me at events/races
Have a passion for running and enthusiasm
Be able to work on your own initiative
Have a good level of BSL, preferably level 3 and above and have experience in interpreting
Desirable - an experience of working with Deafblind people would be an advantage, including the use of the Deafblind manual, other communication methods and guiding skills
All applicants must have the right to work in the UK and be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check if required.
Please note, if you are successful in your application for this position you will be employed directly by the individual employer and not Independent Lives. Successful applicants will be entitled to Holiday pay and will be issued employment contracts.
*Exemption for gender is claimed under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9