Part Time PA/Carer

Ref: DP1025

Location: Littlehampton

Details

I am looking for personal care for a Man

Drivers licence required: Yes

Own vehicle needed: Yes

Hours per week:

We have various shifts available Thursdays and weekends. Please contact me if you are interested so we can discuss all the options.

Hourly pay rate:

12.5

I am an active, intelligent 26 year old man with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and I live in the Littlehampton area.

I am looking for a PA, or more than one PA, to work various shifts.

We have various shifts available Thursdays and weekends. Please contact me if you are interested so we can discuss all the options.

The job involves personal care and social activities. Previous caring experience is not essential, but you must be able to drive.

The rate of pay is £12.50 an hour.

Extra work, on an ad hoc basis, is often available.

Ideally suited to an active candidate as the role includes assisting with sporting activities as well as socialising with my friends.

I look forward to hearing from you

Duties include:

  • Transportation
  • Eating and drinking assistance
  • Other relevant duties as required
  • Medication prompting/administering
  • Moving and handling
  • Bathroom assistance
  • Personal grooming
  • Clinical tasks
  • Dressing / undressing

Candidate qualities:

  • 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
  • Honest and cheerful
  • Able to speak and read English to a reasonable standard
  • Able to always work to high standards of health & safety

Additional requirements

Non-smoker due to medical reasons, Vulnerable to the risk of infection and disease transmission

Notes:

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