Support Worker (Direct)

Job Reference
WRX526645(KW)3
Salary Description
£8.91 - £10.26 per hour
Contract Type
Permanent
Location
Marford, Wrexham. ,
Marford, Wrexham.
Advert

Are you looking for an awarding Career?

To make a difference to a young child and their family?

To support them to be independent and learn new skills?

 

This Employer is:

 

I am a young girl with a diagnosis of autism who is looking for a Personal Assistant to support me. I love being outdoors, I love my garden, the park and I also have a trampoline and I love to go on the swings as well. I also love listening to music, I particularly like singing hands.

 

I do have some challenging behaviours and my Personal Assistant needs to understand my tiggers which can be strangers who get to close of me, I also don’t particularly like small children as they can trigger my behaviours. It is important that Personal Assistant gets to know me well and understands me, it would be an advantage if someone has had experience is working with individuals with autism.

 

 

To provide support to access various social, voluntary and recreational activities. You must therefore have a clean driving license.

 

You will support her with her some personal care.

 

To assist in the maintenance of independent living and so provide him with a greater range of opportunities to enhance his lifestyle.

 

All support to be provided using a person-centred approach.

 

The post will include 5.6 weeks paid annual leave (pro-rata)

 

 

The ideal person will have a good sense of humour and should also display plenty of energy, initiative and enthusiasm. In addition, applicants should be patient and trustworthy with a flexible and empathic attitude.

 

A positive attitude and clear understanding of confidentiality is essential. Promoting the independence of the client will be the main focus for any support.

 

You must be reliable, friendly and punctual.

 

You must be flexible as hours may vary depending on the monthly rota

 

You will be expected to cover holidays and sickness as part of a team.

 

The following skills/experience will be required – manual handling, first aid and food hygiene. Training can be provided.

 

£8.91 - £10.26 per hour.

 

Monday to Wednesday - 3.15pm to 6pm - £8.91 per hour.

ADHOC Friday/Saturday night (arranged with notice) - £10.26 per hour

Monday – Wednesday & Saturday/ Sunday.

 

This appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check, which will incur no cost to the applicant. If you have an online update DBS you have a greater chance of becoming shortlisted for this position as this can help the employer to recruit much quicker, if you wish to update your current DBS please go to https://www.gov.uk/dbs-update-service

 

People Plus Group do not acknowledge receipt of applications.  If you have not received a response within 3 weeks of the closing date, your application has been unsuccessful.  This procedure is followed to reduce recruitment costs. You will be contacted to arrange an interview if your application is successful.

Please return the Application form by ….

PEOPLE PLUS GROUP IS A SUPPORT SERVICE FOR INDIVIDUALS LIVNG INDEPENDENTLY IN THE COMMUNITY AND WILL NOT BE THE EMPLOYER. YOU ARE EMPLOYED BY THE INDIVIDUAL CONCERNED.

Please return all correspondence to People Plus Group ilswrexham@peopleplus.co.uk

 

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