Personal Care Assistant required in Coppull, Chorley.
Warm, Approachable & Professional?
We are looking for a Personal Care Assistant to help a physically disabled young lady who is wheelchair dependent and has some short term memory issues to maintain her independence by fully supporting with daily activities. This includes all aspects of personal care, encouragement with decision making, meal preparation, household chores, escorting to appointments and supporting with social and outdoor activities. This lady needs positive encouragement with all aspects of decision making.
The right person
It is not essential that you have experience in care and support, but you must have common sense and a good sense of humour. You need to be flexible, sociable and be willing to learn. You will receive full training in all aspects of care duties and regular supervision. It is essential that you are a driver, with the confidence and ability to drive this ladies’ wheelchair adapted vehicle.
20 hours and one night (10pm – 8am) per week
The rates of pay and benefits: £9.50 per hour and £87.98 per night. You will receive 5.6 weeks paid holidays and 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.