Job Reference: DC/JW

Location: Salisbury SP2

Hours:37.5hrs / Weekdays + mileage payments Some occasional evening and weekend work may be required

Hourly Rate: £10

Closing Date: 30th November 2018

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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. 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.

Job Overview:

To provide care in the client’s own home, enabling her to retain and increase independence where possible.  To assist with all aspects of daily life including undertaking domestic and family activities

Main Duties:

Personal duties:

  • To assist client with all aspects of personal care as required
  • To assist client with moving and handling requirements as directed

Domestic duties:

  • To assist with childcare, including school runs
  • To prepare meals and drinks as required
  • Domestic cleaning/laundry/household tasks
  • To assist with shopping
  • Running errands on client’s behalf.

Social duties:

  • To act as client’s driver and escort
  • To assist client to attend social activities, school days etc.

Duties will vary from day to day. As client’s needs will vary, it is important that the Personal Assistant is flexible about what the work involves and agrees to undertake any other reasonable tasks requested.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Non-smoker (for client health reasons)
  • Full driving licence
  • Experience in supervising children
  • Ability to plan, organise, and multitask with minimal supervision
  • Professional, punctual, reliable, honest, and trustworthy
  • A positive outlook and a sense of humour
  • Enhanced DBS Check
  • Legally able to work in UK

Type of experience required: Experience in providing personal care, and supervising children (essential). 

Length of experience required: 1 year minimum.

Full Driving Licence:  Yes (car, manual). Must be able to drive the client’s Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle (WAV) including motorway and city driving. Familiarisation training can be given.