Male Personal Care Assistant

Job Reference
MB-DP-HWE3
Salary Description
£14.00 per hour
Contract Type
Permanent
Location
Letchworth Garden City
Advert

Job Reference:             MB-DP-HWE3

Job Title:                       Male Personal Care Assistant

Responsible to:            The employer  

Hours:                           10 Hours a week

 

                                      Monday – Friday 12:00-14:00

 

                                      Plus holiday cover for existing PA.

 

Hourly Rate of Pay:      £14.00 Per Hour

Based at:                       The home address in Letchworth Garden City – SG6

Job Purpose

I am a 53 year old gentleman and I live at home in Letchworth Garden City with my wife and one of my sons. I love sports and I am a big West Ham Supporter, I also enjoy watching films and listening to music. I have recently been diagnosed with a life changing neurological disease. I am looking for a male personal care assistant to support me Monday to Friday 12:00-14:00 but these times can be flexible.

 

Personal Care – There are aspects of personal care involved in this role including bathing, prompting with oral care, wet shaving and support using the bathroom. Assisting with movement around the house by a ceiling tracked hoist and supporting me with my electric wheelchair. The employer will provide any necessary training.

Domestic Care: Light household tasks e.g. Clearing up after meals and minimal meal prep.

Social Care: Accompanying and supporting me when out in the community.

To perform such other duties as may reasonably be required.

Personal Specification

 

Driver will full driving licence.

Be patient and supportive.

Be friendly and outgoing.

Be honest, reliable, and trustworthy. 

Be respectful of the employer’s dignity, at all times.

Understand the need for privacy and confidentiality.

You should have a thorough understanding of personal safety.

Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills.

A willingness to undergo any training highlighted by the employer.

You should have some knowledge and understanding of risks.

Have an awareness and knowledge of equal opportunities.

 

 

This post is subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check at the employer’s request prior to commencing employment. This is confidential and at no cost to yourself.

 

The post carries a 6-month probationary period.

 

Disclaimer

The Rowan Organisation is acting on behalf of a third party and will not be your employer, nor responsible for any actions arising out of your employment.

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