Personal Assistant - Job Ref PIP-SNW
Hours: 4-8hrs per week
Pay: £11.00 - £15.00 p/h
Are you patient, empathetic and have an understanding of caring for the elderly?
Two positions have arisen for experienced Carers/Personal Assistants to support an elderly gentleman with advanced dementia.
You will work closely with another Personal Assistant (in post) and the gentleman’s wife to attend to all the gentleman’s personal care needs
You will be expected to be able to provide a high standard of personal care
Work as part of a team
Have experience in moving and handling and using a hoist
Have experience in massaging joint contractures will be beneficial. Training can be arranged.
Have experience in palliative care
When time available, assisting in the preparation of meals for the client and assisting with light housework duties.
If you can be flexible, additional hours and sleepovers will be available
First position: 4 hours per week 8am-12 noon. (4 hour shift)
Second position: 8 hours per week 8am-12noon. (2 x 4 hour shifts)
Days support required, Monday, Wednesday and Friday
The positions are open to Personal Assistants who are either self-employed or who will be employed by the client’s wife.
Hourly Rate - £15 self-employed
The successful candidate will be required to be part of the PVG Scheme and must provide a minimum of 2 references.
PLEASE NOTE: Partners in Personalisation CIC support individuals to employ their own support workers directly.