Job Opportunities- Physically Disabled Woman Seeking New PAs
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1) Part-time carer wanted: Weekend mornings
Part-time female support worker needed for physically disabled PhD student.
I am a physically disabled female student and live in a friendly and relaxed, informal home with my family in Wembley just a few minutes walk from bus stops and tube station (Preston Road area). I am looking for a carer who can help with personal care (e.g. getting out of bed, showering, getting ready for the day and some domestic tasks).
Timings: 8:00am to 11am on Saturdays and Sundays. £10 per hour. Previous experience not required since training will be provided. Please contact me if you would like to discuss the positions informally (07988863672 or email email@example.com)
National Insurance number and references are essential.
Reliability, punctuality and a view to long term commitment is essential.
These jobs are exempt from the Equality Act of 2010.
2) Vibrant woman who works in a creative profession seeks a new Carer/ PA to add to her team. I am a physically disabled (wheelchair user) female postgraduate student. I am looking for a female Carer/Personal Assistant to work Tuesdays from 1pm to 7pm and Wednesdays from 11am to approximately 10pm. There may be opportunities to work more hours than specified here on a long term basis.
I am looking for someone to physically assist me with daily tasks and independent living. This is a real opportunity to assist someone to live their life the way they want, and we should develop a good, friendly, working relationship. The whole point of this job is that you do the things I need help with so that I can live life in the same way that anyone else does. This fun and rewarding work requires someone to help me with going out and maintaining my independence, accompanying me to events, physically assisting me to meet friends, physically assisting me with reading, researching, recreation and helping me physically to participate in my personal life. This position also involves personal care and may involve basic use of computers for routine tasks (e.g. checking email).”
Skills and experience required :
The ability to communicate well is important , must have basic computer skills and a good telephone manner. All backgrounds will be considered.
National Insurance Number and references are essential. Prior experience of disability is not necessary as training will be given.
Please send a letter explaining why you are suitable for this post, and include your mobile number so that in the event that your background is suitable, I can call you to arrange an interview.
Only successful applicants will be contacted for a possible interview. Please send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org