Job Reference: MS/PPH

Location: Cornwall TR26

Hours: 34 hrs covered by 3 Pas

Hourly Rate: £10.00

Closing Date: Wednesday 31st October 2018

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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. 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.

Job Overview:

We are looking for 3 PA’s to join an existing team careering for a male service use, living in the St Ives area of Cornwall. The employer is looking for personal assistants who are able to support with personal care, morning routine, food prep, night time routine and support him to attend social activities in the community and medical appointments. The employer is looking for PA’s who are able to drive and have some experience in care and hoist training, also some knowledge of Huntingdon’s disease is desired but not essential. 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
  • Double up’s in the morning to help the client get ready
  • Preparing food and drink and assisting with feeding
  • Prompting with medication
  • Assisting with bed rests during the day
  • Any other reasonable task to allow the service user to live independently

Essential requirements:

  • Driver & Car Owner
  • Enhanced DBS required. Cost met by employer
  • Legally entitled to work in the U.K

Desirable requirements:

  • Experience in health & social care
  • Experience with Huntingdon’s Disease desirable but not essential