Personal Care Assistants for a young man F/T @ £10.40/hr in PR3 - FTE - £21.6k - PRESTON - PR3
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Job Reference (202890ae)
Employer ref : PHBLANCS/JKM/TW
Job Description and Person specification

Job Title: Personal Assistant
Hours of work:  Full and part time hours are available 
Salary: £10.40 per hour

Job Purpose:
You will support a young gentleman who is sociable, bright, easy going with a great sense of humour to live in his family home in the Barton area of Preston.   This chap has Dystonia and other health issues, which results in him having complex medical needs.  You will be trained to support his health and care needs; all aspects of personal care. You will support in the management of spasms and administration of prescribed medication. You will help the young gentleman to get out and about, locally, and wider afield to to enjoy social activities, support to to appointments, and social outings. To support the young gentleman to take part in life enriching, and appropriate activities whilst remaining safe and well.   The support is always 2:1, carers will always be working in teams of two. 

Required Experience

Desirable Qualifications
These qualifications are desirable, but not essential as full training will be given.

Training and Development
You will receive full training in all aspects of duties including the care of the young gentleman's Dystonia, airway management, PEG. You will be supported and encouraged to undertake role specific training and education opportunities to develop your skills further. You are required to undertake all mandatory training relevant.  

Duties

*This list is not exhaustive.

Other Considerations 

Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK and a DBS check will be needed, the cost will be met by the employer. 




Services
  • Personal Care
  • Domestic Care
  • Social + Leisure activities
  • Support to remain independent
Training
  • Essential PA Guide
  • Safeguarding Adults/Children
  • Moving & Handling
  • Understanding challenging behaviour
  • Food Hygiene
  • First Aid
  • Hand hygiene
Transportation
  • Full UK driving license
  • Can drive a motability equipped car
Medical
  • Safe Administration of Medication


Availability
ONA = Overnight Awake / ONS = Overnight Sleep
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
Sun
Mor
Aft
Eve
Ona
Ons
Hours / Week
36
Hourly Pay
£10.40
Weekly Actual
£374
Monthly Actual
£1,622
Annual Actual
£19,469
Annual FTE
£21,632
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