Support Worker

Ref: CZ7756

Location: Chichester


I am looking for personal care for a Woman

The candidate should be a woman

Drivers licence required: Yes

Own vehicle needed: Yes

Hours per week:

14 hrs a week – hours over Mon, Weds, Fri and weekends - flexible

Hourly pay rate:

£11 per hour

I am a very happy and bubbly 29 year old lady

I have Ehlers Danlos syndrome which means I find it difficult to manage some day to day tasks on my own as my joints can dislocate very easily and I am in a lot of pain

I would love to find PA’s to support me with day to day tasks including a small amount of personal care

I really enjoy going out, browsing shops, car boot sales so would like some help to do these things

Mileage would be paid

This role could be a job share

Duties include:

  • Other relevant duties as required
  • Administration
  • Housekeeping
  • Shopping
  • Cooking
  • Transportation
  • Companionship
  • 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
  • Patient and possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • 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 preferred or someone willing to refrain from smoking during working hours


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