This position is to provide care and support to a young man with complex health and care needs in his own home environment.
The employer is looking for 1 x 24hrs positions to be able to offer on a rota basis for waking night suport on a rota basis which included weekdays and weekend support.
Rate of pay – £10.50-£11.75 per hour.
The position is complex in itself as this is to provide not only social support but complex health care support, you must be committed to the role.
This young man has 24/7 care with 2 staff at all times and complex disabilities he is non mobile and uses a wheelchair to get around he relies on his staff for all his personal care needs. He enjoys interaction from his team so the employer is looking for a PA who is outgoing with a bubbly personality. He relies on his staff to access the community and engage in social activities that he chooses and is interested in.
You must be willing to pick up overtime as and when required to support with short terms sickness and annual leave.
No experience is required as full training will be provided by clinical professional nurses, however a knowledge of learning disabilities, PEG and epilepsy is advantageous.
Applicants are preferred to hold a full, clean and valid license although this is not mandatory.
DBS check will be completed once appointed, cost will be met by the employer
Interviews will be offered to any applicant and willbe completed via video link- date to be confirmed
Quote employer ref: PHB/LD/LANCS/NH
Phone- 0300 303 3064
- Meal Preparation
- Personal Care
- Domestic Care
- Administrating Medication
- Social + Leisure activities
- Support to remain independent
- Essential PA Guide
- Safeguarding Adults/Children
- Moving & Handling
- Understanding challenging behaviour
- Food Hygiene
- Safe Administration of Medicines
- First Aid
- Hand hygiene
- Full UK driving license
- Can drive a motability equipped car
ONA = Overnight Awake / ONS = Overnight Sleep