Apply for this jobPhysically disabled man needs PA/Carer - Stapleton/BS16 - £9.50/16 hrs wk 4x4 hr shifts UKCIL Job reference: 024a4136
I am a man in my 40s who recently became physically disabled. This affects my mobility and my ability to use my hands. I am looking for a personal assistant to help me with mainly domestic tasks and to support me to be as independent as possible. I like cooking (and eating), exercising, watching TV and listening to music.
· 4 hour shifts, 4 days a week - one of those days will be a weekend.
Some flexibility around these hours is possible for the right candidate.
Personal Qualities and Attributes
I'm looking for somebody who has the following qualities/abilities: · Efficient· Good time keeping· Able to work off own initiative· Easy to get along with· Punctuality· Confidentiality· Good Attitude· Willingness to undergo training if necessary
Duties and responsibilities
Domestic duties:· Helping me to prepare meals, I like to cook meals from scratch. · Shopping · Laundry· Cleaning Personal care duties:
· Some assistance with applying cream· Should I be unwell however I might need greater assistance, so the candidate should be prepared to do more personal care if necessary. Other duties· Other administrative and domestic duties that may arise· Carrying out other tasks that arise in the course of the week. Note: All needs will vary from day-to-day and duties will alter accordingly.
· Experience in caring and domestic work (can be lived experience or paid experience).· Car owner – this will make shopping easier Please note that the successful candidate will be asked to do a new enhanced DBS and will have to provide references.