P/T Support worker / Driver
The employer is a disabled man who has recently moved in to his own flat. It is important to recognize that the care and support you may be employed to assist with will be provided within his home and out with, therefore confidentiality and respect for his privacy and daily routine is of the utmost importance.
The tasks you may be required to do will vary, according to his needs, and could include the following:
Assistance/ reminding me to take my medication
** He is diabetic type 2, has high cholesterol and high blood pressure
Help with showering, Bathing, Drying myself
Assistance at the Toilet – I need reminding to wash myself and my hands properly
Assistance with shaving
Help with dressing
Assistance with nail care, oral hygiene
Assistance with foot care
Assistance washing, drying, styling hair
HOUSEHOLD TASKS: When covering while my parents are away
These will be completed on a regular basis throughout the week or when needed:
Cooking and Preparing a meal, sandwich, drink
My dietary requirements are that I am diabetic type 2, so I need to watch my sugar intake
Keeping the kitchen clean and tidy, mopping floor
Household cleaning, which will include the bathroom, bedrooms etc
GENERAL TASKS: Done as and when required
Going to the local shops / assisting me with my shopping
Reporting any faults with any equipment used to my Mum or Dad.
Cooking and preparing food for myself and possibly others
Light household maintenance e.g changing a light bulb using the appropriate equipment e.g ladders.
SOCIAL ACTIVITIES / OUTINGS: You may be required to assist me
When going to the Cinema/Theatre
Assisting with Leisure Activities
Going out in the evenings
Driving — May include using your own vehicle
Going to the Pub for lunch
Going on Buses, Trains for days out
You may be asked to accompany the Employer on Holiday ( Paid )
Personal Assistant Hours and Days of Work:
The posts available will include mornings, Afternoons, Evenings and Weekends and sleepovers, with a bit of Flexibility built in to cover other staffs A/L or sickness.
The earliest start time will be _7.30am_ and the latest finish time will be 11pm
The Wage rate is £8.75 for any hours worked .
Sleepovers ( 10pm-8am ) will be £_78.30 _per shift
Wages are paid 4 weekly in arrears straight in to your bank
***This Job Description is not set in stone and may change in the future according to his needs.
There is a 6 month probationary period attached to the post, with a 1 weeks’ notice if the post is not working out.
Successful applicant will have to supply to up to date reference contacts and willing to undergo a new or update of the PVG disclosure scheme ( cost will be met by the employer )
To apply for this post
Please email your CV to email@example.com and quote ref EG/Saltcoats/20hrs
Or request an application form by tel 01294 475685
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