2 P/T Support workers required to cover 35hrs per week, between the 2 posts
You must also be able to provide cover for other staff holidays / sickness
Proposed Shifts: With some flexibility to cover possible extra hrs
M, T, W, Fri – 4pm -8pm
Thurs – 1pm – 8pm
Sat & Sun – 9am -3pm
Wage rate: £9.25 per hour, inclusive of mileage allowance
A team of 2 Support Workers required to support an Elderly couple.
Please note they live on a rural farm and not in the town, so you will be required to have your own transport. A mileage allowance of 25p has been included in the pay rate to reflect the travel.
You will provide support to the couple including:
Cooking fresh meals, they have their main meals daytime and a snack/ small meal in the evening.
Making tea / drinks
Washing and Ironing, dusting, hoovering
You will be required to change bedding and assist with keeping the house clean and tidy.
Talking to them and ensuring they are comfortable.
As it is a farm, the family have Farm cats, who also live in the house.
You should have a positive, flexible and friendly personality
A genuinely caring, outgoing person with the ability to be friendly and supportive when necessary
Able to use own initiative whilst being aware of the couple’s needs.
Strong awareness of respect and dignity for the couple ensuring this always occurs
Excellent communications skills with the couple and their family
Previous experience in a caring role would be a distinct advantage.
Must be a driver with own transport
* Post subject to 2 successful references and PVG check.
Two up to date Reference contacts are required one of which must be from a present or previous employer. In addition a new or update of the PVG disclosure scheme will be required prior to appointment (disclosure cost to be met by the employer).
* There is a 6 month probationary period attached to this post
If you have any questions or would like to apply for this position, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01294 475685 for an application form or email your CV to email@example.com and ensure you quote the vacancy ref. Stewarton / rural /EG
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