Personal Assistant / Carer
Thelma Manners - Personal Assistant / Carer
Female personal assistant required to prepare and cook meals for elderly Bodmin lady with special dietary requirements. Experience of non-dairy, non wheat, low fat cooking essential. 11.00 am - 1.30pm daily. £8.75 per hour. A local person with own transport is preferable. Resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org.
P.A Job Description
To prepare and cook meals for a lady with special dietary requirements. I prefer my assistant to be a woman who must be reliable with the hours as my health is quite fragile.
Basic Food Hygiene Certificate or willingness to work towards
Hours : 15 plus per week
Mornings 11.00am – 1.30pm
This is a Cornwall Council funded post and the rate of pay is £8.75 per hour.
Prepare and cook food in accordance with my dietary requirements. I have chronic diverticulitis.
Knowledge of low fat, non gluten, non wheat and non dairy cooking is essential. Understanding of whole food and vegan cooking will be a great help.
Preparation of three meals a day.
Shopping and ordering of regular and special foods, kitchen supplies and monitoring the day to day running of the kitchen
Coordinating agency carer’s to serve meals when not present
Preparation of and serving of food supplements
Daily monitoring of water intake
Responding to occasional flare up of symptoms, which will involve switching to a liquid or pureed diet
Enable me to live independently by carrying out other requests that I may reasonably make. Eg accompanying me to the doctors and occasional visits to the clinic and other welfare oriented activities.