Job ref: BT/JR | Permanent | Somerset BA5 | Hourly Rate £10 -£12 | Closing Date: 28th Feb 2019

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.

Hourly rate:

£10 per hour (week days) & £12 per hour (weekends)

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]

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.