Initially for 6 months with the possibility of becoming a permanent post.
I am an artistic and lively woman looking for a Support Worker, mainly to support me to socialise, attend events and other activities, and to enhance my quality of life.
I have a good sense of humour and fun, and a broad range of interests, including the arts, science fiction and live music. The ideal candidate would share some of my interests and be friendly, calm and patient.
The job requires good communication and listening skills with an ability to follow instructions. Being caring and committed to making a difference to my life is essential.
You will be assisting me in everyday tasks in the home as well as guiding and assisting me outside in unfamiliar environments. The role will also involve some personal care.
Some visual awareness experience would be useful but training will be provided.
Driver with use of own car desirable. Non-smoker preferred.
PVG scheme membership required.
Hours and rate of pay:
10 hours per week at times to be negotiated. Some weekend working. Shifts never shorter than two hours. Hourly rate is £10.92.
How to apply
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