Job Tittle: Personal Assistant
Hours Per Week: 4 hours term time (52 weeks per year) with additional 8 hours non term time to support during school holidays (13 weeks per year).
Rate of Pay: £9.18
Location: My home and the local community Leeds LS26
To support Henry who has a diagnosis of 16p11.2 micro duplication; global developmental delay; epilepsy.
This person requires support with all personal care needs and will need support from a Personal Assistant to dress, toileting and feeding. Henry is able to communicate verbally to a reasonable degree but will not offer support/guide to the Personal Assistant through all tasks.
Henry will also require support with social and leisure tasks. Some hours will be to support Henry visiting places away from home.
My personal assistant will be directed by and accountable to me in all aspects of their work. They will always ask what is required and not make assumptions about any aspect of the assistance I need or how it should be carried out.
Support to source and access interest and hobbies
Supporting and monitoring their healthcare needs, including administering medication
Other essential requirements
British Sign Language
Skilled in challenging behaviour
Childcare Qualification OR experience