Personal Assistant needed near Bromley Cross Bolton
Personal Assistant for care & support at home required near Bromley Cross, Bolton (BTA/SKJ)
Do you want to make a real difference to someone’s life? Personal Assistants support people to live well in their own home and access the community safely. If you want a role that is fulfilling and rewarding, then this is for you!
We are looking for Personal Assistants who can provide evening and possible weekend support to a lady living in her own home. The lady is visually impaired and she has health conditions which can fluctuate from day to day and also from the morning to the evening. You will be required to assist the lady with personal care, dressing as required, meal and drink preparation, medication, monitoring health and wellbeing, maintaining a clean home, attending appointments and some social support.
The right person:
Do you have experience in a caring role? Are you able to work well on your own initiative and communicate with others effectively?
Applicants should have a good practical knowledge of supporting someone to live as independently as possible in their own home.
You should be a non-smoker and be willing to wear fresh clothes for your shift if you are an animal owner, due to health conditions and allergies.
You must be able to drive and have a car to use during your duties as a Personal Assistant.
The following hours are available – please apply if you are interested in any number of these days or hours (you must be able to provide support for the full shift). Some flexibility may be required and can be considered by the employer:
- Monday to Thursday 17.30 – 20.00
- Friday 17.30 – 21.00
Support may occasionally be required on:
- Saturday 9.30 – 10.30 and 17.30 – 21.00
- Sunday 9.30 – 10.30 and 17.30 – 21.00
You should always be willing to work as a team, pick up additional hours as required and be flexible to cover holidays and times of sickness.
The rates of pay and benefits:
Monday to Saturday £8.21 per hour
Sunday & Bank Holidays £9.22 per hour
You will receive paid holidays and the opportunity for training relevant to your role.
Successful applicants must be eligible to work in the UK. This post is subject to DBS checks the cost of which will be met by your employer.
Call us at Salvere on 0300 303 3064 for more information.