Job Ref. AL/LP | Permanent | Plymouth PL3 | Rate £11.44 per hour | Closes 1st Sept.

I am a young transgendered woman who is significantly socially isolated, and I am looking to employ a companion to facilitate me getting out into the community. I am a gifted musician, play the electric guitar and I write and record my own music. I like anime, certain social influencers and occasionally eating out. I am looking for someone who can relate to my interests and has an understanding of body dysmorphia and alexithymia.

The Role:
The development of a companion relationship to facilitate socialisation at home and in the community.

To facilitate the development of meaningful friendships with other peers.

To facilitate trips out eg guitar shop, meals out.

Drop off and pick up from activities such as Youth club.

Occasional pick up and drop off from college.

Occasionally prepare some simple meals.

To maintain clear and accurate records as determined by the employer including timesheets and financial records and agree and sign the timesheets.

To attend relevant training sessions.

To carry out any other reasonable duties as required by the employer.

To maintain and uphold the strictest confidentiality even after employment has ceased.

Hours: 4 hrs/week flexible

Rate: £11.44/hr

Person Specification
Previous PA/caring/companionship roles desirable

Caring and understanding and sympathetic to body dysmorphia, and Alexithymia

Be interested in my interests which include: music and guitars, anime, some youtubers, eating out.

Having own car would be an advantage.

To have a patient and caring attitude

To be willing to learn

To be reliable and punctual

To be organised and have good timekeeping.

To apply:
To apply for this post, please submit your CV to the following: [email protected]

As part of our Information Advice and Guidance Service, Enham Trust supports disabled people to employ their own staff. This vacancy is not a role within Enham Trust but an excellent opportunity to work directly for one of our customers. A right to work check will be undertaken before an any offer of employment. All vacancies may be subject to a DBS (formally CRB) check.

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