Support for a Sefton Gentleman
A new team for a gentleman with complex needs...
We are looking to recruit a team of Personal Assistants to support a gentleman in Sefton who is living in his own home with complex care needs and is supported by his family.
Do you have the abilities to provide personal care, emotional and social support? Could you monitor health and wellbeing with sensitivity? Could you support someone’s personal safety?
All the training to manage the caring work will be provided. We are looking for great people with the right values and qualities to join the team. It is not essential that you have experience in care and support but essential attributes like empathy, enthusiasm, a calm approach, willingness to learn and adapt, reliability and flexibility in a changing situation will be what we are looking for in you.
You will work independently as a member of an experienced and competent team comprising of care staff and family who will provide full support during induction, during which you will receive full training in all aspects of your support duties. You will work in a family home, where everyone works well together. Support is primarily provided within the home but you will be required to provide care and support for outings and trips. Respect for the wider families space and privacy is essential.
Hours: there are various hours available (including relief), and support is provided across the day and night. Shifts include mornings, afternoons, evenings and sleeping nights. You will need to be able to drive a mobility vehicle.
Rate of pay: £10.00 per hour
You will receive 5.6 weeks paid leave
Successful applicants will be subject to a DBS check and clearance
Please quote YPHB/LD/MS