Job Ref: AG2/AM | Permanent | Taunton TA3 | Pay Rate £12ph | Closing Date: Ongoing

Personal Care Assistant for a man aged 37 Taunton

Location: Taunton TA3
Pay: £12.00 per hour
Hours: 26 hours a week:10am – 4:30 Monday, Wed, Thursday and Friday

I am a 37-year-old man with learning disabilities and autism and epilepsy which is controlled by medication.
I enjoy arts and crafts, snooker and pool and also cooking with support. I am abled bodies and can get out an about and I love pop music. I am looking to develop other interests and activities in the community. I like magazines and I would like you to support me with research about different people and my scrap books.

Main Duties:
There is no formal structure to the day, but it would be good to develop a routine and meet the client’s needs and outcomes.

Essential requirements:
Driving licence would be preferable.

Desired experience:
Would prefer experience but not essential training is available via the employer. An understanding of autism would really help.

To Apply:
To apply for this post, please submit a CV, or letter providing your name, tel. number, address & email address, qualifications, employment history to date – including: name of employer, job title, employment start & end date - for up to past 10 years i.e. from 2010 to 2020 and a statement explaining why you are applying for this job.

Please email CV to [email protected]

If successful at interview an enhanced DBS check will take place. (Formerly CRB). Employment is dependent upon a satisfactory enhanced DBS certificate.
You must evidence that you have the right to work in the UK [A current passport showing that you are a British citizen, or that you have the right of abode in the United Kingdom. A document showing that you are a national of a European Economic Area country* or Switzerland].
All interviews will be conducted in the location of the client.

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.