Carer for a lady with learning disabilities in Attleborough, 6 hrs on Saturdays, £11 p/h - ATTLEBOROUGH - NR17

Back Apply

Job Reference (170d0183)

Job description
 
Listed below are details of the purpose of the job and what tasks are involved. It is important and advisable to refer to this when submitting your application for the post.
 
Job Purpose: I’m a lady in my early 60s with a learning disability, causing limited vocabulary and understanding. I am usually quite shy until I get to know you, and I can become quite anxious, so full guidance will be provided in how to tell when I’m getting upset and how to best distract me. Your role will be to support me to attend kidney dialysis sessions each Saturday and keep me company.
 
Location: Attleborough.
 
Details: 
·      Driving me to and from the Bowthorpe Kidney Centre in your own vehicle, or we can take a taxi if you don’t have a vehicle that you can use for work purposes.
·      Encouraging me to keep calm and still during dialysis.
·      Keeping me company during dialysis – I particularly enjoy having my nails painted.    
·      Assisting me to take oral medication.

Person specification
Listed below are the skills, competencies and qualities that are essential and desirable for the post. My assessment of these, both on application and at interview, will be the main factor in determining if you are successful. Please refer to these when submitting your application.

Essential
·       Ideally be a car owner/driver with suitable business use insurance.
·       Quiet and easy-going personality.
·       Patient with an understanding of people with learning disabilities.

Summary terms and conditions

This post is subject to
Services

Social + Leisure activities

Transportation

Full UK driving license

Own personal car

Medical

Safe Administration of Medication

Schedule, Pay & Hours
Time
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
Sun
Mor
Aft
Eve
ONA
ONS
ONA = Overnight Awake / ONS = Overnight Sleep
Hour/Week
6.0
Pay/hr
£11.00
Weekly Actual
£66
Monthly Actual
£286
Annual Actual
£3,432
Annual FTE
£22,880

Back Apply


Our Customers
Corporate
Resources
Legal

© 2021 UKCIL Ltd. | All rights reserved. | Company No. 11403726 | Registered Address. Ingleby House, 11-14 Cannon Street, Birmingham, B2 5EN