The position is for a female personal assistant to support a 19 year old young lady with Autism, who is non-verbal with complex medical needs and challenging behaviours, based in Southwark SE5 (Camberwell).
This position is for term time and college holidays, punctuality is of the utmost importance.
The role requires providing personal care, preparing meals, escorting to college, assisting with indoor and outdoor activities. Knowledge of Makaton is desirable. Flexibility to cover additional care hours.
The candidate must have strong experience supporting young people with Autism. A current enhanced DBS certificate and checkable references will be required.
If you have the experience, knowledge and skills required for the position we would like to hear from you.
Proof of entitlement to work in the UK will be required at interview.
An Enhanced Disclosure Barring Check will be required for this position.
Due to the specific requirements of the role, consideration will only be given to Female candidates; this is in line with Equality Act 2010 guidelines on Genuine Occupational Requirements. Section 9; Schedule 83 [Work: Exceptions] (Part 1; Occupational Requirements) - applies to this post.