Do you have an interest in supporting people to lead an ordinary life? Do you have a passion for helping someone to maintain their independence?
The job: We are looking to recruit a temporary female personal care assistant (initially for 3 months, possibility of extending) to support a lady in her own home. Posts are available for day hours Monday to Sunday. The roles will include providing support with personal and health care needs.
The right person: It is not essential that you have experience in care and support but you must have common sense, be enthusiastic and willing to learn! You will receive full training in all aspects of clinical duties. Applicants need to be qualified drivers with access to a vehicle for work purposes.
You will work alongside the lady, her family, the existing team and trained healthcare professionals who will provide full support during induction and training in all aspects of clinical and other duties. You will work in the family home, where everyone works well together.
The hours: There are a range of additional shifts available, particularly at the weekend. We want to hear from you if you are able to work during any or all of these shift times - please tell us your availability when expressing your interest:
Every Monday from 6.00pm – 9.30pm Every Tuesday from 11.00am – 2.000pm Every Wednesday from 9.30am- 3.45pm and 6.00pm-6.45pm Every Thursday from 9.30am- 3.45pm and 6.00pm-6.45pm 1 weekend in 4: Saturday and Sunday from 11.00am - 2.00pm Alternate weekends: Saturday and Sunday from 9.30am – 3.45pm and 6.00pm - 6.45pm
Pay; more information: £16.05 per hour & £16.05 per 45 mins clinical tasks
Weekend £16.05 per hour
You will receive 5.6 weeks paid annual leave; enhanced pay for 5x Bank Holidays per year
Successful applicants must be eligible to work in the UK and will be subject to a DBS check and clearance which will be paid for by the employer.