Our services Direct payments and personal health budgets Personal health budgets and direct payments Personal Care Assistant ref. AK/LK Job ref: AK/LK | Permanent | Bournemouth BH18 | £10.00 per hour | Closing Date: 28th Feb 2019 Job Overview: Are you a Personal Care Assistant who could support a 26 year old man with disabilities to live at home as independently as possible to enjoy his home and social life to the full?My regular carer is going on maternity leave in the next few months so I need cover while she is away. I estimate your employment to start somewhere around February or towards the end of March; the post is for 9 and 12 months. You may be offered you a part-time job as a backup carer should you be interested at the end of your employment.Enhanced DBS check required You will be paid a mileage allowance for miles travelled whilst undertaking your duties Main Duties: • To assist with all aspects of personal care • To assist with feeding and drinking • To move me to and from bed/chair/transport• Administering medication Additional Duties:• Preparation of food and cooking• Light domestic tasks ironing, washing, vacuuming• Shopping • Errands e.g. collecting medication, duties will vary from day to day any other reasonable duties required Hourly Rate: £10 per hour weekdays 06:00-18:00, £11 per hour 18:00-06:00 weekends & bank holidays Ideal Candidate:• Someone who can work flexibly, (reasonable notice will be given)• Understanding of Health and Social Care• Reliable, honest, and trustworthy• Patience and good communication skills• Ability to plan, organize, and multitask with minimal supervision• Physically fit and healthy to be able to adequately assist Essential Criteria:Type of experience required: None but having any relevant training is advantageousFull Driving Licence: Preferred Use of Own Car: Preferred Gender: Female preferred(Personal Care Only) Apply To apply please email your CV with the job reference to: [email protected] 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. The below post complies with section 7 (2) (b) of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975.