Personal Assistant required in Helmshore Lancashire
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Salvere is searching for a personal assistant who can support a young lady in her home and within the local community. This young woman is high on the Autistic spectrum which affects her speech and communication skills, likes routine and organisation and tends to get trapped in repetitive behaviours when upset.
This young lady is PEG fed, so previous experience dealing with this is desirable. Full training would be given to the successful candidate. It is the family’s intention that with the aid of carers, we make this lady as independent as possible, and allow her the space she needs as a growing woman.
The primary function of this role is to provide care and support to this young lady, ensuring that she is stimulated and supervised at all times. The role is not just about personal care, but providing her with company and ensuring her socialisation.
Hours per week – 32 Hours, ranging from 8am-8pm and night work when required 8pm-8am (1 position)
Or 2 x 16 hours posts available And Zero hours/Bank work available.
Rates of pay – £9.00 per hour.
Previous experience of working within a similar role would be desirable but not essential.
Applicants are preferred to hold a full, clean and valid license as you will have access to an accessible vehicle for this young woman. A DBS check will be completed once appointed and the cost will be met by the employer.
Quote employer ref: PHB/KS/LANCS/JS