Personal Assistant - BT/JR

Job reference: BT/JR

Contract type: Part time

Location: BA5

Hourly rate: £10 per hour (week days) & £12 per hour (weekends)

Closing date: 30th November 2018

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

As part of our Information Advice and Guidance Service we support disabled people to employ their own staff as Personal Assistants. This vacancy is not a role within Enham Trust but an excellent opportunity to work directly for one of our customers.

Job Overview

Part time personal assistant needed to join an existing happy team of PA’s who care for a disabled gentleman. – Wells area Somerset.

Main Duties

  • Personal Care: assisting with getting up, washing, dressing, bowel care, and support to enable employer to carry out everyday tasks.
  • Domestic Care: Food preparation and associated tasks.
  • Enabling to assist in social activity and to access wider community.
  • To drive to appointments and as required.
  • To cover for annual leave and sickness and occasional extra hours as agreed in advance.

Ideal Candidate

  • Responsible, reliable and trustworthy – arrive at agreed times, to give notification of lateness.
  • Confident in working with people with disabilities.
  • Good communication and social skills.
  • To respect confidentiality and privacy.
  • To understand importance of dignity and independence to me.
  • To appreciate the stresses and strains involved for a disabled person.
  • Be willing to learn and have ability to work own initiative.

Essential Criteria

  • Enhanced DBS Check
  • Legally Able To Work in UK
  • Full Driving Licence: Would be an advantage but not essential.

Apply now

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