Social Care Assistant
Job title: Personal Assistant
Hours: 9 hours per week
Rates of pay: £9.70 per hour
Location: Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne
We are looking to employ a Personal Assistant to work with our lovely little boy with Autism Spectrum Disorder and complex needs. His challenges include speech clarity, peer communication and anxiety.
Our son has a keen interest in animals, science, art, stories/writing, cartoon/movies and jokes. You should be enthusiastic and willing to take part in these activities, among others.
You should also enjoy role-play and child play more generally. You should be willing to support learning and development in fun and creative ways. Most importantly, you should have a love of working with children be patient and empathetic.
As we would like to find someone who can support our son long term, this position is not ideal for someone only available during term-time or for someone who is seeking a short-term position.
We have some flexibility around shift patterns and are open to hearing from people without a caring background, although experience is always useful. Please refer to job description for more information on the role.
To apply please email firstname.lastname@example.org to request an application pack quoting ref no. JMC002LT
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