Female Personal Assistants required in central Liverpool
Do you have experience in the Health and Social Care sector?
Are you someone who is motivated and able to self manage as required?
We want to hear from you if you are interested in working as part of a care team to support a gentleman with a spinal injury in his own home. You will enable the gentleman to prepare for the day ahead and provide assistance as required throughout your shift.
You will provide support with transfers, personal care, some basic housework, food preparation, administering medication and some clinical tasks, including enema administration and occasional intermittent catheterisation.
The right person
It is essential that you have formal experience in care and support. You must have common sense, be flexible and committed to your role as a Personal Assistant. Punctuality and reliability are a must.
There are 3 posts available, with both part-time and full-time positions available to candidates. A variety of shifts are available between the hours of:
6.30 am to 7.00 pm Monday to Friday and 9.00 am to 2.00 pm on Saturday and Sunday
Shifts are negotiable at interview. You will not be required to work 7 days per week. You will be required to take part in an on-call or standby rota, whereby you will provide cover for other members of the team in the event of staff sickness or unforeseen absence. You should also be flexible and willing to cover holidays for the other Personal Assistants in your team.
The employer will occasionally require you to provide support overnight or on a ‘live-in’ basis. You must also be willing to travel within the UK and overseas with the employer, as this may be required as part of his work commitments, or otherwise. You must be a team player and willing to pick up additional hours where required.
The rates of pay and benefits
£10.50 per hour
You will receive paid holidays and the opportunity for training relevant to your role, including all aspects of clinical duties, regular competency assessments and ongoing supervision.
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.