Jobs Work as an independent carer (PA) Personal Assistant Job ref: LC/BC | Permanent | Swindon SN25 | Pay Rate: £12.50 per hour | Closing date: 31/03/2020 Job Overview Disabled young lady with numerous long-term health conditions requires support with day to day living and being a mum to 2 primary aged children. Experience of the care sector is an advantage but not essential. Good judgement, good instincts and a positive attitude with a sense of humour outweigh experience. Hours - Flexible 7- 10 per week and bank hours Hourly rate = £12.50 Main Duties - Personal care when required in emptying commode when in use- Prepare meals for family (Usually recipe box meals)- Household chores/ cleaning/ tidying- Assist with Physiotherapy- Support attending medical appointments- Assist with childcare (Encourage children to clean up after themselves/ get into pjs/ brush teeth etc)- Play board games/ Companionship- Support with food shopping- Access the community (Pottery/ Painting/ Coffees)- Drop daughter at dance class Idea Candidate - Likes cats (2 very friendly boys)- Able to drive employers large car- Friendly and chatty- Understanding of chronic illnesses- Experience with Autistic children/ Anxiety- Experience in Emergency situations e.g. Fall/ Asthma attack etc Essential Criteria - Punctual, reliable and trustworthy- Treats people with dignity and respect- Positive attitude- Confidentiality and discretion- Self motivated and able to work on own initiative- Flexible- Able to load wheelchair in and out of car- Full clean UK driving licence All applicants must be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check To apply: Please contact Enham Trust on 01752 547255 or send a full CV and covering letter 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.