Social Care Personal Assistant
10 hrs per week Mon, Tues, Weds & Friday 2 hours 3.30pm to 5.30pm
2 hours Saturday/ Sunday to be arranged
£10.00 per hour
Purpose of Job
To provide care and support for a happy and content 7-year old boy, who has lots of energy and loves to be active and running around.
He loves nursery rhymes, watching tv, playing on his I-pad and spending time on his trampoline.
Role of PA
The purpose of this job is to support my son who has been diagnosed with Global Developmental Delay, ASD and Cortical Visual Impairment which has impacted on his ability to do things for himself.
He is non-verbal but will communicate by holding your hand or bringing his cup to you.
Supporting with feeding, washing and personal care will be required.
In the main to have fun with him in any activity he participates in and remain with him always during shifts.
Initially you will provide support to him within the home eventually leading up to accessing the community.
Patience and enthusiasm will to be essential attributes for this job. it is extremely important that your approach to work is flexible.
Some experience of working with disabled children or adults. Particularly children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder would be beneficial.
This post is subject to a satisfactory DBs check and references which will be taken up if you are offered the post.