Job Ref: JC/FM | Permanent | Plymouth PL6 | Hourly Rate: £11 per hour | Closing date: Ongoing

Job Title: Personal Care Assistant 2 Positions
Reference: JC/FM
Responsible to: Employer
Pay: £11.00 per hour
Place of work: Employers home and community
Hours: 16 Hours per week for the part time role. 37.5 Hours per week for the full time role. Some split shifts.
Job Overview:
A personal assistant is required for a male service user living in the PL6 area of Plymouth. The employer is looking for a personal assistant who is able to help with personal care, morning routine, food prep/via gastrostomy tube, night time routine and support him to attend social activities in the community and medical appointments. The employer is looking for a PA who is able to drive and has some experience in care and hoist training. Further training will be provided.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Personal care is required, assisting client with showering and getting dressed in the mornings
• Assisting client with bedtime routine, bathing and showering
• Double up’s in the morning/evening & daytime to help the client get ready. outings and activities
• Helping with food and drinks preparation via gastrostomy tube
• Administering Medication
• Any other reasonable task to allow the service user to live independently

Essential requirements:
• Driver comfortable with driving automatic Disability vehicle
• Enhanced DBS required. Cost met by employer
• Legally entitled to work in the U.K

Desirable requirements:
• Experience in health & social care

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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, 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.

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