An experienced personal assistant/carer who is reliable, energetic and creative is required to support a 13-year-old girl with special needs based in Southwark, SE15(Peckham).
The ideal candidate should have previous experience working with teenagers with special needs and possess a calm, kind and caring disposition.
The ideal candidate will be punctual and needs to be able to work on a flexible basis.
The candidate should be trustworthy, very compassionate and respectful. They will need to have a professional work ethic with the highest regard to confidentiality and discretion.
This role could suit someone who speaks Spanish but could also be English speaking.
A level 2 Diploma in Health and Social care is desirable but not essential; at least 1 years’ experience working with special needs children or young people is preferred.
The support will be to look after her sometimes at home, or take her out in the community, also to help with some tasks as instructed by parent around the house.
Proof of entitlement to work in the UK will be required at interview.
An Enhanced Disclosure Barring Service Certificate will be required for this position.
‘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’