Support Worker/Personal Care Assistant

Ref: LR7905

Location: Crawley


I am looking for personal care for a Woman

Drivers licence required: No

Hours per week:

Bank staff to cover PA holidays and absence up to 10 hours a week

Hourly pay rate:

£15.00 per hour

I am a lady in my thirties living with my two children and cat in Crawley.

My condition affects my vision, mobility, energy levels and muscle strength.

You would be required to help me with domestic tasks and meal (Halal) preparation, organising/attending my own medical appointments, dealing with correspondence, household bills and paperwork.

You should be friendly, patient, reliable, trustworthy and a good organiser.

Duties include:

  • Administration
  • Housekeeping
  • Gardening

  • Preparing drinks, snacks and Halal meals
  • Assist with grooming cats (training provided) – employer would help

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
  • Must be comfortable with pets
  • Able to always work to high standards of health & safety

  • Honest and trustworthy
  • Friendly

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