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Personal Care Assistant - PD1/FM

Job reference PD1/FM
Contract type Permanent
Location Plymouth PL9
Hours 15 hours per week
Hourly rate £7.85
Closing Date Thursday 31st May 2018

To apply please email a CV to recruitmentdp@enhamtrust.org.uk

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.

Personal Care assistant required for a female service user living in the PL9 area of Plymouth.  15 Hours per week and the hours of work required are as follows; Monday – Friday 9.30am – 11.30am, 5pm – 5.30pm and 8pm – 8.30pm.  Flexibility is requires as additional hours may be required to cover sickness or holidays. A driver is essential to enable the client to access the community and appointments. Duties and responsibilities will include supporting with personal care duties and dressing, prompting with medication, meal preparation, general household tasks and any other reasonable tasks to enable the client to live independently. Previous experience working with adults with physical and communication difficulties is desirable, however training will be given.                                     

Essential requirements:

  • Flexibility
  • Patient and good at communicating
  • Enhanced DBS required. Cost met by employer
  • Legally entitled to work in the U.K.
  • Driving license and own vehicle.

Desirable requirement

  • Experience in health & social care 

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

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