Personal Assistant required to support disabled man in accessing the community and help with some domestic tasks .
I'm looking for a young minded PA to cover 4.5 hours per week ( preferably on a Wednesday afternoon/evening - this can be negotiated ). I have 2 other PAs that work other hours and I may need you to cover extra hours to cover holiday leave.
I would like support with accessing the community : some shopping or going to the cinema, pubs, restaurants and similar activities . ( when COVID restrictions allow) Currently this will be support with going out.
Experience in similar role would be advantageous, although not essential.
Tidying the house
General Domestic Tasks - not every week.
Accompanying with going out.
Some help with shopping.
Outgoing & talkative friendly person
Must be reliable & Punctual.
Willing to undertake training as required.
Full Driving Licence Car Driver/Owner essential
Enhanced DBS check required.
Punctuality: Arrive at the scheduled time, ready to start work. Let me know if you are going to be more than 10 minutes late.
Confidentiality: I will need you to respect my privacy. Many problems can arise from casual conversation about the care and assistance that you give. Maintain a professional approach at all times.
Good Attitude: appreciate the strains and stresses involved for me and the effect this can have on the acceptance of your help. You should respect the possessions and equipment in my home. Use of the telephone, heating, television, radio etc. are at my discretion.
Training: Training will be available in certain key areas. You should be prepared to attend any relevant training sessions, read any training literature provided and follow procedures.