Ceasing Operations

It is with sadness but due to the current situation with Covid-19 and the uncertainties, we are ceasing operations within the company until further notice. Thank you for past business and we wish you success in staying healthy and hope to be working with you again soon.
- The Hummingbird team

We have a lovely elderly client in Guildford, Surrey who requires an experience mature and reliable weekend self employed Home Help to assist her in her own home.

She has close connections with her family and friends living locally. They provide as much support to her as possible and her independence is encouraged through their visits, and through the occasions that they are able to assist her in maintaining her social life by taking trips to their homes etc.

The clients mobility is limited and she has finds walking extremely difficult.

All candidates must be happy to supervise the client when taking her medication although you will NOT be expected to actually administer the medication

The client does not currently require full time home help, and has specifically asked for minimum amount of support with the hours and days being set at Saturday and Sunday 08:00 - 09:00and 11:00 - 13:00hrs. Due to the number of hours being minimal and with very little time between the two shifts, this role is offered as a job share with support provided from the second candidate during the week. All candidates must be able to offer the flexibility to cover additional hours and days for sickness and holiday days.  

The basic duties required by would be:

Cleaning and Housework: Changing Bed Linen, Cleaning Bathroom and Toilet, Polishing Brass Letterbox. No personal care is expected other than assisting the client to strip wash her back and feet.

Meal Preparation: Preparing a cu of tea in the morning whilst client readies herself. Assisting with the preparation and cooking of hot afternoon meal

Escorting To Activities and Appointments: Assisting client with visiting the local amenities and shops as and when needed.

Overview

Client is a highly independent lady, full of spirit who requires some additional support in her own home. She requires a mature and experienced, self motivated person who is able to work of their initiative and doesn’t need to be micro-managed.

Applications for Weekend Senior Support Home Help

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Location Guildford
Start date 16th June, 2019
Remuneration £15.00 per hour