Burnley, North West
Personal Assistant (Ref: SOLOHGT) Burnley, Lancashire
Positions Available: Full Time and Part Time Contracted Positions Available
I am a woman in my late 20s looking for the right people to join my established team of PAs so I am able to live a full and independent life.
I'm looking for like- minded people that will be respectful of the family home, but will fit in with social events when needed. Experience in care or support is not necessary but beneficial. However, you should be someone with a caring friendly, nature, that can take direction well, be reliable and trustworthy. We also ask that you are a confident driver and have access to a vehicle. The job can be very varied, as well as providing home and personal care, you will assist with work, hobbies, shopping and on occasions events and trips away.
As I require 24hr care the role requires you to be available to work a wide -ranging type of work pattern, including some weekends, evenings, and over- night sleep shifts. However we are open to working around other commitments for the right candidate if possible.
I am looking to recruit an all Female Staff Team (Exemption is claimed under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9") I would also require that you are over 21 years old for Motability Car Insurance.
As you will be working in the family home you must be able to respect my family, my wishes, my home and my right to a private life, this means there will be periods of quite time in where you will be asked to stay in the PA room we have provided which includes access to the internet and TV. The family also includes an energetic but very friendly dog and 2 cats, so you should be confident and happy around animals.
The rate of pay will be: £10 per hour for days and £10.50 per hour for weekend days, nights £8.21 per hour - week nights and £8.50 per hour weekend nights’ as well as incentives and enhanced pay on bank holidays. Christmas Day & Boxing Day are planned non-working Days also. We also offer a company pension scheme and Continuous Professional Development. There may be overtime available.
Experience is beneficial but not essential as full training will be given, an excellent training package is available to ensure you are trained to the highest standards. Working as part of the Solo Support Services organization will also give you access to a supportive company who promote person centered practice. Please visit our website for further information: http://www.solosupportservices.co.uk/home/ If this sounds like you - Please email your CV and covering letter to If you are interested in applying to firstname.lastname@example.org or please ring the office on 0115 8157010 to request an application form.
(The position is subject to an enhanced DBS check and is exempt from the provision of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.)
Please be advised that decisions regarding applications and employment are made in conjunction with our client. Therefore, applications will be shared with them for consideration.