Jobs Work as an independent carer (PA) Personal Care Assistant Job Ref: DG/SD | Permanent |Southampton SO16|Rate: £12.00 per hour | End Date: 17th June Job Overview: Assist with personal care (for example, showering/washing, dressing, taking medication) and sit with client when his wife has appointments etc. Client Biography: Elderly gentleman who has reduced mobility, memory issues and some loss of hearing. He used to be a keen gardener and still likes to look at his garden and talk about his plants. Hours: 18hrs broken down as a job share between 2 PAs 1 hour morning calls 7 days per week; 45min evening calls – 7 days a week; 4 hours sitting service a week 1.25 hours to be taken as a lunch time call Ideal Candidate Essential Criteria: Someone who is caring, cheerful and has a good sense of humor. Also, ideally, a good time keeper with a high degree of patience. Must be reliable, honest and trustworthy as well as able to plan, multitasking and operate without supervision. Type of experience required: someone who is able to carry out some personal care (such as assist client to shower/wash and help with dressing), ideally with experience in doing this. Experience of helping older adults with mobility and memory issues. To Apply:PLEASE INCLUDE JOB REF DG/SD IN APPLICATIONTo 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.