Female Personal Care Assistant

  • Job Reference: CVPAV2/CFD
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2018
  • Recruiter: Care Vacancy
  • Website: http://carevacancy.co.uk
  • Location: Newbold, Chesterfield
  • Salary: £8.50 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

Female Personal Care Assistant - Newbold - £8.50 per hour

Hours of work – Flexible hours to provide cover and support between 6.45am to 7.45pm Monday to Friday

Our client who has Alzheimer’s disease is looking to employ a Personal Care Assistant to help and support her in her own home with her day to day living.

Daily duties will include:

  • Dressing and undressing
  • Personal care – showering, and using the toilet
  • Making drinks and snacks as required
  • Making the bed, changing the sheets
  • Light domestic cleaning – vacuuming and dusting
  • Shopping (either accompanying the client or fetching shopping when needed)
  • Keeping the house tidy
  • Taking and picking up from a day care center

Our client is looking for a kind, caring and reliable person who is cheerful and who has excellent communication skills to care and support her in Newbold in her own home. Ideally you will have had experience of working with people with Dementia and understand the needs and emotions of people suffering with the disease. You need to have your own car with business insurance and be happy to accompany her to a day care center at various times of the week.

If you are interested in this very rewarding and varied role with good support from the family and you feel that you have the right experience to support our client, we would love to hear from you. Ideally you will have achieved your NVQ 2 or 3 in Health & Social Care or have had good experience working as a Care worker within the Health & Social Care Sector.

Your application will be forward to our client and they will contact you directly.

A DBS check will be required for this post. Your employer will arrange and pay for this.