Job Ref: AM/LP | Permanent | Plymouth PL2 | Pay Rate: £8.72ph | Closing Date: Ongoing

A Personal Assistant required for a Gentleman who is in his late 60s living in the PL2 area of Plymouth. Employer is looking for someone who is outgoing, caring and patient who can easily engage in conversation. Support required to enable activities such as going to the local pub.

Hours: 7 Hours per week to be worked flexibly

Duties and Responsibilities:
• The employer is an electronic wheelchair user, support needed when out in the community to find suitable drop curbs.
• Support when attending medical appointments
• Promote conversation with gentlemen’s interests such as engines
• Some personal care may be required.
• Any other reasonable task to allow the service user to live independently

Essential requirements:
• Enhanced DBS required. Cost met by employer
• Legally entitled to work in the U.K

Desirable requirements:
• Experience in health & social care
• Experience with Dementia
• Experience with MS
• Experience with Diabetes
• Interest in mechanics and engines

To Apply:
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.