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Part-Time Support Worker

Vacancy Summary
Bracknell Forest Council
£8.24 per hour
Crown Wood
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Flexible Hours
4 hours hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
20/04/2012 at 10:14 AM
Vacancy Description
A Personal Assistant is required to support a woman in Crown Wood who is visually impaired. Your role will provide support and assist the woman with various tasks including light gardening, shopping, dog-walking, accessing the Internet and attending classes and groups.
Hours of Work:
4 hours per week
The days and times for the 4 hours can be mutually agreed and will usually be required between 9am- 4pm.
You will have a friendly, bubbly disposition and will enjoy meeting new people. You will need to like dogs and to have your own transport with adequate business insurance. Previous experience of working with visual impairments preferable but not essential as full training can be provided.

Equal Opportunities
Bracknell Forest Council – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.
How to apply

Please note you will be employed directly by the individual rather than by the Council. Please complete the application form below - either electronically or by hand and return to Bracknell Forest Council, Direct Payments Team, 4th Floor North, Time Square, Market St, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1JD or email If you require the paper copy of an application form please call 01344351841.

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