Job Reference: GMW/EW

Contract Type: Permanent

Locations: Swindon, SN4

Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour weekdays, £11.00 per hour weekends

Closing Date: 31st January 2019

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As part of our Information Advice and Guidance Service we support disabled people to employ their own staff as Personal Assistants. This vacancy is not a role within Enham Trust but an excellent opportunity to work directly for one of our customers.

Job Overview:

The employer requires support to access the community and support within the home. This role is a lone working position and an Enhanced DBS is required. It is a permanent position, subject to continued funding and the successful completion of a 6 month probationary period.

Client Biography:

18 year old male with autism and learning difficulties, who is healthy and energetic and loves the activities below. Support workers for the holidays and term times required.
Main Duties:
• Plan new local activities
• Be energetic and motivated to encourage employer to explore options within his community and develop interests. Current interests are as below
• Cinema
• Gym sessions
• Swimming
• Trampolining
• Eating out

Ideal Candidate:
• Experience in similar role
• Knowledge of how to support individuals with autism
• Knowledge of Swindon and surrounding area
• Reliable is very important with excellent timekeeping skills
• Motivated and encouraging attitude
• Enhanced DBS Check
• Legally Able To Work in UK

Essential Criteria:
Type of experience required: Support experience
Length of experience required: 6 months
An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) will be required the cost will be met by employer.

Hours: Various Shifts

Full Driving Licence: Yes
Use of Own Car: Yes

Gender: Male perferred
(Personal Care Only)

The below post complies with section 7 (2) (b) of the Sex Discrimination Act 1975.