Job Ref: JC/LP - Permanent - Plymouth - Pay Rate: £11.00 per hour - Closing Date: Ongoing 

Full time personal care assistant required 

 

Hourly Rate: £11 per hour.

 

Job Title: Personal Care Assistant

 

Responsible to: Employer 

 

Place of work: Employers home and community

 

Hours: 37.5 Hours per week for the full time role. Some split shifts & every other weekend.

 

Job Overview:  Personal care assistant’s are required for a male living in the PL6 area of Plymouth. I am looking for a personal assistant who is able to help with personal care, morning routine, food prep/via gastrostomy tube, night time routine and support him to attend social activities in the community and medical appointments. 

 

I am looking for a PA who is able to drive and has some experience in care and hoist training. 

 

Further training will be provided.

 

Duties and Responsibilities: • Personal care is required, assisting client with getting washed dressed in the mornings

 

  • Assisting client with bedtime routine, bathing and showering

 

  • Double up’s in the morning/evening & daytime to help the client get ready, for outings and activities 

 

  • Helping with food and drinks preparation via gastrostomy tube 

 

  • Administering Medication

 

  • Any other reasonable task to allow the person to live independently.

 

 Essential requirements: 

 

  • Driver comfortable with driving automatic Disability vehicle

 

  • Enhanced DBS required. Cost met by employer

 

  • Legally entitled to work in the U.K

 

 Desirable requirements: 

 

  • Experience in health & social care

 

 To apply please email your CV with a covering letter.