Female Personal Care Assistants needed on Walney Island ***additional hours now available***
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?
We are looking to recruit female personal care assistants to support a lady who has complex health needs. One for weekend nights, other posts are for day hours Monday to Sunday. The roles will include providing support with personal and health care needs. You will be involved in clinical support tasks including catheterisation management, administering medications and other clinical responsibilities.
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.
Night post hours:
Saturday and Sunday nights: 9.30pm – 7.15am = 9 hrs and 45 minutes per night, 19.5 hrs per weekend.
Day post hours:
Saturday and Sunday: 9.30am - 2.45pm and 6pm -6.45pm = 6 hrs a day, 12 hrs per weekend
****Additional hours now available****
Monday to Sunday: 2.45pm – 6pm and 6.45pm – 9.30pm = 6 hrs a day
Pay & more information:
· (Overtime available to cover annual leave and sickness)
· Social support £8.91ph
· Clinical support £11-£12.25ph
· Over-night care: £92.44 per night
· You will receive 5.6 weeks paid leave
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.