Job Ref: WYP/EW | Permanent | Swindon SN3 | Hourly Rate: £11.20 per hour | Closing Date: 31/03/2020

Support Worker required for lovely older lady with Alzheimer’s in Coleview

Job Overview:
The employer requires support within the home for his wife who has Alzheimer’s. This role is a lone working position and an Enhanced DBS (formerly CRB) is required for all staff undertaking the role. It is a permanent position, subject to continued funding and the successful completion of a 6 month probationary period. 


8 Hours per week.

Pay Rate:

£11.20 per hour.

Main Duties:

  • Companionship
  • To assist the employer with tasks within the home including light household tasks
  • Meal preparation
  • Assist with personal care
  • Provide support for the employer, enabling them to access the local community, broadening their range of activities.
  • Must be vigilant when out due to wandering

Ideal Candidate:

  • Experience in similar role
  • Punctual and flexible
  • Confident and patient
  • Trustworthy and reliable
  • Enhanced DBS Check
  • Legally Able To Work in UK

Essential Criteria:

  • Type of experience required: Support experience
  • Length of experience required: 6 months
  • An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) will be required the cost will be met by employer.
  • Full Driving Licence: No
  • Use of Own Car: No
  • Language: English

To Apply:

To apply for this post, please submit a CV and a statement explaining why you are applying for this job.

Please email CV to [email protected]

If successful at interview an enhanced DBS check will take place. (Formerly CRB). Employment is dependent upon a satisfactory enhanced DBS certificate.

You must evidence that you have the right to work in the UK [A current passport showing that you are a British citizen, or that you have the right of abode in the United Kingdom. A document showing that you are a national of a European Economic Area country* or Switzerland].

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.