Responsible to: Directly accountable to and taking direction from the employer
Hours: 19 hours per week
Work Pattern: Monday: 10am-4pm
Tuesday: 9am-10:30am and 5pm-7pm
Thursday: 9am-10:30am and 5pm-7pm
Hourly Rate of Pay: £16.00 per hour
Based at: Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire
We are looking for a female PA/Carer to support a 19 year old female with complex medical needs within her family home. She is a wheelchair user but highly independent.
We are looking for an individual who is compassionate, intuitive, reliable with a good sense of humour and a respectful attitude. Ideally be motivated and have the ability to help her achieve as much independence as possible, as well as having the ability to use your own initiative when required but recognising the need to step back when the situation arises. Flexible in the hours and times that you can work. Some form of health and social care experience preferred.
Assistance with medical tasks including: PEG Care, suprapubic catheter, sterile procedures and care of a central line, and more.
Support in accessing the community - attending social activities, days out, hospital appointments etc.
Helping with general daily tasks
Helping assisting her to achieve independence along with her lifestyle choices and goals; including a return to studying
Full training will be provided.
Other medical support to be discussed at interview.
To perform such other duties as may reasonably be required.
This post is subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check at the Employers request prior to commencing employment. This is confidential and at no cost to yourself.
Candidate must hold a driving licence.
The offer will be made subject to satisfactory references.
The post carries a 3 month’s probationary period.
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.