Personal Assistant Support Worker - JL/BS

Job reference: JL/BS

Contract type: Permanent

Location: TA11

Hours: 4 hours per week (variable)

Closing date: 30th November 2018

The below posts complies with section 7 (2) (b) of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975

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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

This role is to support a young person to access their own community and promote social interaction, there is an element of personal care involved and the successful applicant will be required to support with physio exercises under the guidance of the family.  The individual communicates well and has clear ideas on what social activities they would like to access.  Confirmation of current clearance to enhanced level and registration to the DBS update service is required if this is not in place the successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check and confirmation in post will be subject to DBS clearance. 

Main Duties

  • Support with personal care as and when required
  • Assist with physiotherapy under instruction of the family
  • Accompany to recreational facilities
  • Accompany to social events 

Ideal Candidate

  • Sports orientated
  • Experience in care settings and with physical disability
  • Drivers licence with use of own car - beneficial but not essential
  • Friendly, outgoing and energetic
  • Flexible
  • Mindful of families privacy
  • Enhanced DBS Check
  • Legally Able To Work in UK

Apply now

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