Personal Assistant / Care Worker – Pocklington Nr York
Self-motivated and well organised.
This is You!
Self-motivated and well organised. With personal or professional experience in care. A positive upbeat attitude. Excellent team player!
The Perfect Role
We are looking for Personal Assistants (PA’s) to work with a young man who lives independently at home. You will give verbal prompts and minimal assistance for personal care, full support with medication administration, support with all aspects of cooking a vegetarian diet. Assisting with the shopping and household duties.
The role will be varied. Sometimes the day will be about good conversation, friendship and spending time at home. Other days will be about getting out and about locally to enjoy social activities or appointments. Being able to drive is an advantage with a clean licence to be insured on his car.
This young man loves all things arts and crafts, plus going to pottery classes. He has a need to know what is expected of him and what will be happening next.
The right person
Experience in autism and OCD would be an advantage. It is not essential that you have experience in care but you must have common sense, be flexible, enthusiastic and willing to learn! You will receive full training in all aspects of caring. The main thing is that you have a naturally friendly and caring nature.
The Hours and Pay
Work patterns are well planned with full and part-time hours are available. Shifts start at 7.30am to 9.30pm – The day can be split into two shifts for 7.30am to 2.30pm & 2.15pm to 9.30pm. Sleepovers are from 9.30pm to 7.30am and a separate room is provided.
Daytime Hourly rate: from £9.50. Night-time Hourly rate: £9.00. Company pension + 5.6 weeks Annual leave Hours: various hours
Full training is provided. You will required to undergo a DBS check at no cost to you.
You will work as part of a team and willing to pick up additional hours and be flexible to cover holidays and times of sickness.
Successful applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.
To apply for this position please consider the Job Description and then contact Salvere by email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Or telephone 0300 303 3064 and ask for Ann Holt. Please quote ref no: 67d1d699 LB/SSL/AH when you get in touch.