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.


8 hours fortnightly weekends

Flexibility is crucial

Hourly Rate



  • 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


  • 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.