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Support Worker/Driver (Advantage) 27/11/2018 Personal employer Irvine

Job Title:   Female Personal Assistant/Driver (advantage)

 Hours: 6 hours flexible to suit employer per week. This could possibly include evening and Weekend support as and when required.
Pay Rate £8.75 per hour plus 5.6 weeks AL Pro Rata
This position is to support and offer guidance to a woman in her 20’s.
This position would best suit a confident, empathetic, patient, mature female with previous experience of working with people who have a Mental Health Illness i.e. anxiety, depression, OCD, personality disorders and Premenstrual exacerbation.
You must be able to build positive relationships with people and gain trust.
Advantageous if you have an interest in a healthy active life style, professional arts and crafts, home design ideas or have knowledge of these.
This is a Non- smoking household. Shoes are removed at the front door. Care must be taken not to spill things on the carpets. Employer is particular in the way she does things so would require respect for this.

Job Description:
You will need to be a compassionate and empathetic person who can help her to build her confidence and self-esteem in different situations, especially around other people.
It is important that you can offer her both practical and emotional support with daily living tasks part of which is to help increase her problem solving skills and motivation. She enjoys arts and crafts, beach combing, jewellery design, dance, music, low impact exercise, the outdoors, gardening, and would like help to become fitter and have a healthier lifestyle. This would be done through exercise, healthy eating/cooking and hobbies and interests of her choosing.
She would also like support with interior design ideas and making choices that will make her home more homely as well as healthy eating plans and meal preparation.
Having access to a reliable car and ensuring that you have up to date business insurance for your vehicle would be advantageous
You must take Annual Leave by negotiation and prior arrangement with your employer.

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 or phone 01294 475686

Full Job description available on request

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