Personal Care Assistant required in Tang Hall, York
Understand nature & enjoy outdoors?
Personal Assistants support people to live well. They provide the right support at the right time to help others to live their best lives. Is this you? Do you want a job that is rewarding and fulfilling?
We are looking for a PA to work with a 7 year old boy with autism who loves the outdoors. You will be involved in support at home within the family and be active out and about in the community. You will be able to work flexible hours providing 4 hours every fortnight usually at weekends during term time but with flexibility to work at other times during school holidays.
The right person
Do you have an understanding nature, enjoy outdoor activities and have good communication skills? It is not essential for you to have experience but it would be an advantage for you to have knowledge about Autism. You must have common sense as well as being a good listener and communicator.
You will be required to work one to one supporting a young child with outdoor activities in the community as well as within the family home. A driver is preferable but not essential.
You will be required to work 4 hours per fortnight. During term time the work will be at the weekend, with flexibility to provide week day support during school holidays.
The rates of pay and benefits
£8.91 per hour
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.