Care Assistant Job Ref: EW220819SP | Permanent | Sherborne, DT9 | Hourly Rate: £10 | Closing Date 31st Dec Job Overview Are you a responsible and reliable person? Would you like to join our hectic household to support me, a young person who has complex needs. Hours 8 hours fortnightly weekends Flexibility is crucial Hourly Rate £10 Duties Personal care – toileting (changing pads) Dealing with challenging behaviours (with experience can be de-escalated) Required for days out with young person and days out with family to provide extra support to young person. Some care in the home may be required on certain occasions while family are not present. Helping young person with eating ie opening packaging and drinks bottles etc. Essential Requirements Experience of working with people who have severe special needs Ability to plan, organise and multi-task using own initiative Positive attitude and good sense of humour To have an understanding of PECs Full Driving Licence: Yes Use of Own Car: Yes Language: English Desirable NVQ 2 or 3 Experience of working with people with learning difficulties and/or challenging behaviours To apply please contact Enham Trust on 01752 547255 or send a full CV and covering letter to [email protected] As part of our Information Advice and Guidance Service Enham Trust supports disabled people to employ their own staff. This vacancy is not a role within Enham Trust but an excellent opportunity to work directly for one of our customers.