Female Support Worker – 11 Hours Per Week
Hours will be discussed at interview stage flexibility required to suit the needs of the employer.
Personal Assistant required to support a lady with Dementia in her own home with aspects of independent living.
Keeping her motivated and using your initiative is very important.
Applicants must be flexible regarding hours of work and be able to work extra hours in the event of the employers health deteriorating as she may require extra support.
Duties may include:
Taking lady for coffee
Lunch out in local community for shopping
Spending time with the house
Any other relevant tasks
The lady enjoys crosswords and word searches.
You may be required to support with personal care including assistance with washing hair, assistance with difficult items of clothing and assisting with all bathing. Some household tasks including assistance with changing bed / laundry and keeping floors clean may be required.
A genuinely caring person with the ability to be friendly and supportive when necessary
A calm and patient person who will not become easily flustered or impatient
The ability to react to the varying moods of the person in an appropriate way at all times
Able to use own initiative whilst being aware of the person’s needs.
Strong awareness of respect and dignity for the person ensuring this always occurs
Excellent communications skills with the client and her family
Previous experience in a caring role would be advantageous
Experience / Qualifications Required:
Experience of supporting adults with dementia would be beneficial but is not a requirement for this post. Having a full UK driver license would also be an advantage
Successful applicants will have to provide 2 references (one of which must be your current or most recent employer) and undergo a New PVG Disclosure at the employers cost.
To apply please email your CV to email@example.com
Alternatively, please contact Victoria on 01294 475694 to request an application form VS/Cumnock/3
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