Wanted: – Part time Care Assistant / Driver
We are looking for someone who has a genuine passion for providing excellent care and can demonstrate professionalism and commitment.
6 hours per week over 6 days including weekends on a flexible basis by negotiation.
Job Reference: – 14/Ayr/SB
Job Title: Care Assistant, this post would suit someone living in Ayr
Pay £8.75 per hour and 5.6 weeks AL pro rata
This post is to assist the prospective employer who lives in the family home in Ayr.
The Employer is in full command of her Mental Abilities but needs some additional support with cooking and some practical tasks such as light housework as well as with support with some personal care needs. The level of support can vary as the persons physical wellbeing can vary.
It is important to recognise that the care and support you will assist with will be provided within the family home, therefore confidentiality and respect for the family’s privacy and daily routine is of the upmost importance.
You will be working as a personal assistant and companion to the person. It is important that you treat the person with dignity and respect at all times. You should have a positive, flexible and friendly personality
The Employer is looking for someone reliable who can come in on a flexible basis (with advanced notice) depending on the person’s requirements.
A genuinely caring, outgoing person with the ability to be friendly and supportive when necessary
A calm and patient person who will not become easily flustered or impatient
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 person and their family and friends
Previous experience in a caring role is essential.
A full clean driving licence is essential.
Post subject to successful reference and PVG checks.
Two up to date Reference contacts are required one of which must be from a present or previous employer. In addition a new PVG enhanced disclosure will be required prior to appointment (disclosure cost to be met by the employer).There is a 6 month trial 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 475686