Support worker/Personal Assistant/Carer required for a young man with special needs

Job Reference
TB-HW
Salary Description
£12.00 gross per hour
Contract Type
Permanent
Location
London
Advert

An experienced support worker who is reliable, punctual, and flexible is required to support a young adult male based in Southwark SE15 [Peckham]. The ideal candidate would live locally within about a 5 mile radius.

 

The ideal candidate should have previous experience working with young adults in their own homes and possess a calm, kind and caring disposition.

 

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. They will need to be extremely clean and be able to follow precise instructions.

The candidate will need to follow the instructions and support with self-care, taking the young man out in the community, shopping and cooking.  A good level of English is required.

 

 

*The successful candidate will be part of a team of PA’s and will be expected to cover each other on annual leave and sick leave*.

  

A level 2 Diploma in Health and Social care is desirable as well as a recent enhanced DBS and checkable references.

 

Hours:             8 Hrs per week minimum (Monday- Sunday)

                        Mainly on Thursdays and Fridays but needs to flexible.

 

  

Proof of entitlement to work in the UK will be required at interview.

An Enhanced Disclosure Barring Check 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’

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