Job ref: FJE/LP | Permanent | Plymouth PL4 | Hourly Rate: £8.72 | Closing Date: Ongoing

Job Overview:

Female Personal Care Assistant with periodic Personal Care.
The employer is looking for a personal assistant to support within their home and out in the community as is hoping to be able to start getting back into the community next month for activities including cinema, coffee etc. Female service user in PL4 area who uses a wheelchair user but is able to self transfer so no hoists etc. It is vital that the applicant has a driving license and own vehicle with business insurance to support with appointments and activities.
Employer is looking for someone who is reliable and has a good understanding of confidentiality in the workplace.
Please note employer has 2 cats.

Hours: 2 hours minimum of 3 evenings a week up to 7 evenings a week.
There will be holiday and sickness cover available.
Variable hours to cover shifts including occasional evenings and weekends (holiday/sickness)

Hourly Rate: £8.72 per hour.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• To have appropriate literacy skills to perform admin duties and make detailed notes at appointments.
• Driving employer to appointments
• Support to attend activities
• Any other reasonable task to allow the service user to live independently

Essential requirements:
• Full driving licence and own car.
• Enhanced DBS required. Cost met by employer
• Legally entitled to work in the U.K

Desirable requirements:
• Non-Smoker

To Apply:
PLEASE INCLUDE JOB REF FJE/LP IN APPLICATION
To apply for this post, please submit a CV, or letter providing your name, tel. number, address & email address, qualifications, employment history to date – including: name of employer, job title, employment start & end date - for up to past 10 years i.e. from 2010 to 2020 and a statement explaining why you are applying for this job.

Please email CV to [email protected]

If successful at interview an enhanced DBS check will take place. (Formerly CRB). Employment is dependent upon a satisfactory enhanced DBS certificate.
You must evidence that you have the right to work in the UK [A current passport showing that you are a British citizen, or that you have the right of abode in the United Kingdom. A document showing that you are a national of a European Economic Area country* or Switzerland].
All interviews will be conducted in the location of the client.

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.

The above posts complies with section 7 (2) (b) of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975.

This post complies with section 7 (2) (b) of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975