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Personal Assistant (CT) - Exrenal Vacancy - DY4

Job Title: Personal Assistant - RKF/CT/1/2024

Job Ref: RKF/CT/1/2024

Reporting to: Client direct

Location: Tipton Sandwell

Rate of Pay:  national minimum wages

The job revolves around helping a lady who is Visual Impaired, with their immediate needs includes getting to know clients personally and providing them with emotional support and company, which contributes positively to their wellbeing.  
Personal care  
Assist clients with personal care tasks, such as getting clothes ready to wear etc. 
Food preparation
Preparation light meals & drinks (Breakfast, drinks & Sandwiches) 
Domestic duties
Ironing, light housework but has cleaners coming in.
Social Duties
Help with s various days out etc. as well as hospital/GP appointments. these will vary depending on employer’s needs. These duties may vary from day to day.
We're looking for:
Candidates must be warm and friendly, with a strong work ethic, a positive attitude, and a genuine passion with high quality care and support. The successful candidate will be self-motivated, well-organised and able to work both independently and as part of a team. 

Full UK driving license is essential – Must have car Preferred – but happy to travel via taxi but needs to be accompanied for appointments and days out etc. 

Experience of working with Blind person and health and social care.

Qualifications: None specifically required, but NVQ 2 or higher in Adult Social Care would be beneficial.

Skills & Experience: 
the ability to work on your own initiative
good listening and communication skills
flexibility and time management
good interpersonal skills to work with someone on a one-to-one basis.

To apply for this role please send a CV or letter outlining your suitability for the role to PAvacancies@idealforall.co.uk – please quote job reference in your application.
Alternatively, if you would like to discuss the role please call 0121 558 5555 option 1 and speak to a member of the Direct Payment Team.