Job ref. TB/LP | Permanent | Plymouth, PL1 | Hourly Rate £TBC | Closing Date: 31st OctoberJ

Job Overview

Respite carer required for 13 year old male who has autism, global developmental delay and additional special needs which will be discussed further at the interview. He is non-verbal and uses a communication aid. He is very funny, intelligent, smart young man and a pleasure to be around, he doesn’t do change very well which is why it must be a gradual process.

Duties

Respite cover will consist of one continuous 24 hour period per week, either on a Friday or Saturday night, at carer's home. Care will initially begin with daytime hours only, until both applicant and he are comfortable and have familiarised themselves with each other.

Essential

Driving License

Enhanced DBS Check

Desired

Experience with supporting children/young adults.

Makaton

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.