Personal Assistant - Job Ref PIP-CP
Hours: 13hrs per week
Pay: £10.50 p/h
You will support a 30yr old gentleman with autistic spectrum disorder to live independently at home. He is a very sociable young man who enjoys meeting new people. You will be part of a small team providing support to enable him to live his life to the full. You will assist with preparation of meals and light household duties. He has 2 pet Budgies that you will assist in looking after by feeding and cleaning their cages.
You will support the client to activities such as bowling, swimming, and a Centre-Stage group. The client enjoys walks on the beach weather permitting. There may be a little assistance with personal care required occasionally but this is minimal.
calm, kind, and gentle approach at all times
outgoing and fun
comfortable working on a one-to-one basis
13hrs per week (1 x 13hr shift). You must be flexible to cover annual leave and sick leave when required.
Previous experience working with adults with learning disability. You must be a driver with access to a car. Business mileage will be re-imbursed 45p per mile.
The successful candidate will be required to be part of the PVG scheme which would be paid for by the employer and must provide a minimum of 2 references. Successful candidate should be willing to participate in additional training as required.
PLEASE NOTE: Partners in Personalisation CIC support individuals to employ their own support workers directly.