ago20 days ago
Background to the job
I am a lady in my eighties who is looking for a pool of workers to assist me to live independently in. I am very family minded with strong ties with my family and friends. I am an ex nurse and during my working life I travelled all over the world.
My interests include travel/holiday programmes, comedy sitcoms and attending my Royal Air Force Association (RAFA) club in Bexhill. I am looking for workers who have lots of common sense and initiative. I am insulin dependent and self medicate.
Hours / Times of Work
Variable hours and some weekend work, to be discussed on interview
Rates of Pay and other Benefits
£10.30 per hour
Main Duties and Responsibilities
It is essential that Employees are flexible and adaptable as my needs may vary from day to day and therefore the tasks required will vary accordingly. The tasks that Employees will be required to undertake include:
Personal care and assistance to dressAssistance to prepare and cook meals.Assistance in and out of vehicles.Driving to appointments and out
It is IMPORTANT that you meet ALL the Essential Requirements BEFORE you apply for the job.
Female only due to personal care requirements
Full driving licence and use of a car for workGood Sense of humourMust be honest and trustworthyAble to respect privacy and confidentialityReliableFlexible approach to the workNo allergies to catsNon smoker
Able to work increased hours at times throughout the year to cover for staff on holiday or off sick.Previous care or personal assistance experience
The jobs is advertised on an employed basis (i.e. it is not relevant for self-employment). Successful applicants will be required to provide a P45 or complete a P46 which will be forwarded to HM Revenue and Customs to ensure that appropriate tax and national Insurance deductions can be made.
You must be legally entitled to work in the UK. This will be checked as part of the application process.
The job requires people who have of a good degree common sense and initiative. It is essential that you are able to respect confidentiality. As part of the work you will inevitably get to know a lot of personal information about the person you are supporting. It is essential, and a specific requirement of the job, that you respect people's confidentiality at all times.
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