Job Reference: LIN1445459AH1 Expires: 25th September 2019
I am an 87 year old lady with COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder). I need support with personal tasks and getting out into the community. I enjoy getting my hair done, going out for coffee and short trips to the museum.
I primarily need support in the mornings to help with aspects of personal care such as washing, dressing and application of creams.
Accessing the community to complete tasks such as shopping, various appointments and social interaction.
I have an oxygen convertor and will need assistance with maintaining it.
My needs may vary from day to day and your tasks may reflect this. You could be required to perform other duties as reasonably required by agreement.
You may be required to undertake any training that is considered necessary and appropriate to your role.
I need someone who is trust worthy and positive.
It would be an advantage if you already have experience with an oxygen converter however not essential as training will be provided.
You will be able to maintain confidentiality.
Due to the nature of the work for which you are applying, this post is subject to a satisfactory DBS disclosure (costs will be covered).
Car Owner and full driving licence essential (business insurance required).
Between Monday and Sunday
15.5hrs per week split between 3 staff:
AM call – 4 days at 1.5hr and 3 days at 1hr
PM call – 7 days at 0.5hr
Plus ad hoc additional hours for social events and appointments by arrangement.
Specific times and splitting of hours to be discussed at interview