Droitwich Spa, West Midlands
I am a young man in my 30's, living a full and happy life in my own home. I have Down Syndrome and autistic tendencies. This means that I require 1:1 care 24/7 to enable me to live life as independently as possible.
I am looking for full and part time personal assistants, male and female to join my current team. You will be required to provide support with personal care, dressing, administering medication, all household duties and upkeep of my little garden. You will also be required to accompany me to my doctor’s appointments and to my many social activities throughout the week, therefore you will need to drive and have access to your own car. The ideal candidates will have a genuinely caring and gentle nature, good listening and communication skills, be relatively energetic, and fit, and enthusiastic to be able to involve me in my various activities.
One to one bespoke training and shadowing will be provided to meet all my medical and social needs.
A variety of shifts are available to include evenings, weekends, and sleeping nights to take place at home and in the community. Candidates will also need to participate in an on-call/standby rota/which will be remunerated whether you are called out or not.
The rates of pay are: £9.00 per hour
5.6 weeks holiday is awarded per year as standard (pro rata for part time positions). Employees are also able to join the Company Pension scheme after 3 months’ service, subject to the rules of the scheme, as well as our Cash Back Health Plan after completion of a successful probation period.
If you are interested in applying please send a covering letter and your CV to email@example.com or please ring the office on: 0115 8157010 to request an application form.
(The position is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure 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.