Job Title: Personal Assistant / Carer
Location: Tunstall, Stoke on Trent, ST6
Day/Times: Days and hours to be confirmed week by week
Hours: 4 hours per week
Rate of pay: £8.91 per hour
Purpose of the Job:
The client is a 11 year old boy who has a diagnosis of Cytomeglovirus (CMV) which results in physical, learning and health needs. He also has no verbal communication and can not sit unaided. Communicates via facial expressions and body language and requires constant supervision.
The support is required to enable him to be safe, supported and allow mother to have short breaks from her caring role.
Personal Assistant Specification:
My assistant must speak fluent Punjabi as the client and his mother have limited English skills.
My assistant must be honest, trustworthy, and reliable, must respect my privacy and maintain my dignity at all times.
My assistant must be enthusiastic and flexible with a caring disposition. You must be able to work well independently.
Experience is preferred, but not essential as full training will be provided.
The post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure which will be funded through your employer along with completion of safeguarding training.
My personal assistant is accountable to my mother in all aspects of their work. They should always ask what my needs are and listen to my directions and requests.
To assist with personal care
To provide supervision
To support with accessing the community
The main duties identified in the job description are examples of the expectations required; I may on occasions reasonably request additional activities to be undertaken inside or outside of the home.
“Please note that this advert has been placed on behalf of one of our customers. Should your application be successful and you are offered the position, you will be directly employed by the customer and not by PeoplePlus”