Personal Care Assistants required in York

Flexible Enthusiastic with Common Sense

The job

We are looking for PAs to work with a gentleman with a spinal injury who lives at home, supported by a care team. The team support includes assisting the gentleman with his bathroom and personal care routines.  The post requires the team members to stay overnight on the premises.  The employee has their own bedroom and bathroom. 

Tasks include

Helping to prepare meals. Helping with housework & laundry. Assisting with physiotherapy appointments. Accompanying the individual to appointments.

The right person

It is not essential that you have experience in care and support, but you must have common sense, be flexible, enthusiastic and be willing to learn.  The right person for this post is able to work flexibly and occasionally pick up extra shifts to support cover for sickness and annual leave within the team.

The hours 

4 full shifts every two weeks, this would be 4 days and 4 nights worked consecutively on a rota basis. Shifts start at 9.30 am and each shift comprises of 17 waking hours and 1 sleeping night

The rates of pay and benefits

£11.15 per waking hour and £61 per sleeping night 

This post would equate to x68 waking hours (£758.20) and x4 sleeping nights.(£244) 

You will receive 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.


To apply for this post, please consider the Job Description and complete the online Application Form quoting job reference SG/JKM/YORKPHB

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