Female* Personal Care/Care Assistant/Support Worker DP79
We are looking for a Care Assistant/Support Worker for our client:
• I am 45 year old lady with MS living at Ford, I am in a wheelchair and have three dogs.
• I need someone to get me up on a Saturday morning working from 9am to 1pm. The duties are to get me up using a ceiling hoist, washed, dressed, toileted, medication and breakfast. Then lunch and put me back to sleep on my wheelchair.
• I also need someone on a Saturday and Sunday 4-6pm. This will be to get me up, prepare and feed me my tea.
• I am looking for someone who may have a bit of experience but this is not essential as training will be provided.
Saturday & Sunday tea calls 4pm - 6pm
You will need to be flexible and possibly be able to cover holidays and sickness for some or all of my other hours
More hours may become available particularly cover for maternity leave.
Weekdays £8.75 per hour
Evenings & weekends £11.50 per hour
*Sch. 9 s. 1 (1) Equality Act 2010 applies
Must be comfortable with pets
Must be happy to work in a smoking environment- Happy to assist me to smoke a cigarette
Must have a UK driving licence
Must have access to own vehicle
Other : You will need experience in toileting and Cather care, some experience with hoists would be good but not essential
All applicants must be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check
Successful applicants will be entitled to Holiday pay and will be issued employment contracts.
If you are interested in this role of Care Support Worker/ Care Assistant, please click on the apply button below where you will be redirected to our website to complete a full application form.
For more information about our company please visit us on: http://www.independentlives.org/
A little about us.....
Independent Lives is an organisation that supports and empowers people with disabilities to choose how they receive their care that will enable them to live their lives independently. Each advert we place is on behalf of an Individual Employer. All positions are based in the home environment and employment is on a smaller scale than larger businesses. This environment offers a more personalised working relationship and employees are more valued.