Personal Assistant carer vacancy in South Norfolk
A Christian lady based in South Norfolk is looking for a PA/carer to provide transport, meal preparation and domestic tasks and access to occasional social activities.
Job Purpose: I am looking for a PA/ carer to help me visit a disabled friend, also to cover sickness and holiday. 5 hours a week. I live in Saxlingham Thorpe, South Norfolk which is between Norwich and Long Stratton. I require support with a variety of domestic tasks and support to access the occasional social activity.
HOURS are not yet set in stone it depends who I have when a new carer applies as we need to share the hours between them, it depends on what cover is needed, whether somebody is off sick or on holiday. My usual requirement is for a total of 12 hours per week (over 4/5 mornings per week), most of this is covered.
DETAILS: DOMESTIC TASKS:
Meal preparation to stock up freezer with main meals / lunches etc.
Vacuuming / dusting of home, hygiene clean of kitchen and bathroom areas, mopping of floors, occasional window cleaning, changing of bed linen, some assistance with hanging out washing and occasional ironing if needed.
Provide transport to / from (usually within a 18 mile radius of my home address) and accompany me to visit a friend in Mattishall approximately once a month, some gardening tasks.
Use my shopping list to go and complete my weekly food shopping for me and help to then put this away when you've returned to my home. This may sometimes involve obtaining groceries from a specialist health food shop for me too.
Help me with computer tasks, i.e. help me to send emails / and shop online by typing and using a mouse for me including visiting websites of a Christian nature.
• You will be reimbursed for any expenses incurred as part of the role.
The RATE OF PAY for this position is£8 per hour and rising to £8.50 after successful completion of probationary period
The pay will be twice the normal rate(s) for work carried out on a bank holiday.
Please apply through EQUAL LIVES website or phone them on 01508 491220 Job reference 13603. Equal Lives is not an agency, they work for service users to help with payroll and recruitment etc.