Job Ref: HP/FM | Seasonal | Plymouth PL4 | Pay Rate: £8.72ph | Closing Date: Ongoing

Care assistant - CAR DRIVER
For male child aged 14 in Plymouth.
Location: Plymouth PL4
Pay: National minimum wage £8.72 per hour
Hours: School holidays Monday - Friday and occasional Sunday’s
9am until 6pm (hours may vary)

Harry is a 14 year old boy with severe learning difficulties and epilepsy which comes from being brain damaged through having meningitis. He is double incontinent and needs constant one to one care and supervision. He has no sense of danger and minimal communication and understanding.

Harry will need comprehensive personal care. He will also need one to one support out and about with family.

Essential requirements:
Must drive and have appropriate insurance (you will not be asked to transport Harry only in exceptional circumstances)
Must be physically capable.
CRB check preferred (but can be obtained ourselves)

Desired experience:
Experience with working with special needs children or young adults preferred.

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.