Female Personal Care Assistant – Ref. FJE/LP

Job Reference: FJE/LP

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Plymouth PL4

Hours: Variable hours to cover holiday and sickness (Minimum 8 hours per week)

Hourly Rate: £8

Closing Date: Wednesday 31st October 2018

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To apply please email your CV with the job reference to [email protected]

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

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. 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.

Job overview

A Female Personal Assistant required for a female service user living in the PL4 area of Plymouth. The employer is looking for a Personal Assistant to support within their home and out in the community. It is vital that the applicant has a driving licence and own vehicle to support and attend medical appointments. The employer is looking for someone who is reliable and has a good understanding of confidentiality in the workplace. Please note employer has 2 cats.

Main duties

  • Light admin duties such as making appointments, monitoring diary, making phone calls
  • Driving employer to appointments
  • Support to attend physiotherapy sessions at a swimming pool (going into the pool is optional)
  • Support to wash hair and get dressed
  • 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 able to work in the UK

Desirable requirements

  • Non-Smoker
  • Interest in cooking and nutrition
  • Experience in mental health
  • Experience in health & social care

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To apply please email your CV with the job reference to [email protected]