Personal Care Assistant in Ambleside Cumbria.
Live-in support for a gentleman with secondary progressive MS
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We are looking for that special person to support a gentleman in his own home. You need to have experience of a similar role and be able to live-in to provide the support.
All tasks related include moving & handling, cooking, cleaning, socialising, personal care and medication.
This is a lone-working post in a team of three, working 8 consecutive days per month, 24 hours per day, (no waking nights) and holiday/sickness cover as and when required. As this is a one to one role the carer is expected to be onsite for the duration of their shift. A staff bedroom is provided and you are able to sleep on a nightly basis, the customer will alert you if he requires your support through the night although this is rare. The applicant must be a driver and have their own car due to the beautiful rural location.
This role may not be suitable to non-smokers as he smokes. 5.6 weeks paid annual leave is included. Enhanced DBS is required cost will be met by the employer. Full training will be provided.
Experience in a similar role is required.
Salary £228 per day gross
Experience; support environment: 1+ year preferred
Location; Ambleside, Cumbria (preferred)
Licence; NVQ Level 2 Health & Social Care (preferred)