Vic Standing , Personal Assistant/ Support Worker

Promote independence and empowerment /providing respite for carers

What does it do?

Offer support,companionship and care for vulnerable adults suffering from age related illnesses/dementia order to promote independent living and give much needed respite for carers. Full personal care NOT offered but some poss negotiable.
Rehabilitation support, bereavement support, confidence building. I am a good
listener with excellent communication skills, and the ability to relate to
people of all ages and backgrounds. Particularly interested in working with
older people 50+
Flexible and versatile,(in addition to/instead of the above) can also offer all forms of help rqd to assist daily with living such as admin,home maintenance,petcare,shopping,errands etc... Anything considered.

Trained & certificated since 2011-12
DBS checked.

Residential Care Home and Care Agency experienced.

Who it is for?

Vulnerable Adults and their Carers via Direct Payments or Self Funding. On Employed or Self Employed Basis.

Where it is available?

Local service serving within 40km of TN63BA.

What it costs:

£15per  hr + 45p per mile transport expenses if outside 5 mile radius of Crowborough - Negotiable/ dependent on needs/hours required.
DWP offer Direct Payments in many cases (poss means tested)/or Self Funding. (Further information available via DWP/Age Concern/C.A.B. etc..

How to access or apply for it:

By e-mailing/phoning me directly to discuss.

Details as disclosed and to be found additionally via www.eastsussex 1

What to expect then:

A prompt, courteous response and a caring, friendly , understanding,empathetic supportive service. 
Flexible and versatile,with a 'human' touch.
Excellent sense of humour.
Old fashioned values.

Additional information:

Ideally looking for regular hours,preferably locally ( Crowborough TN6 and surrounding towns/villages). Further distances negotiable on application.
References available on request.


Info last updated:

2., HERNE DOWN, Crowborough, East Sussex, TN6 3BA