Job Title: Personal Assistant (care)
Location: Roxwell, Nr Chelmsford (CM1)
Rate of Pay: £11per hour
Hours and Pattern of Work: The hours and days can be very flexible and we are hoping to establish a bank of helpers but a guide to the shifts available are*;
8am – 2pm Tues, Weds, Fridays, Saturdays.
2pm – 8pm Weds, Thurs, Fridays, Saturdays
*Different hours/days might become available if lectures go online during January
To help Curtis to access his daily life, including support with preparing his meals, personal care, scribing for his college studies and help getting out and about.
Curtis is a happy, witty and polite young adult. He is media student, who enjoys getting out for trike rides, going into town, helping with various media projects and spending time with his cats.
He is an electric wheelchair user with Cerebral Palsy, who needs help with hoisting, positioning and everyday tasks both in and out of the home.
To aid Curtis to get up and out in the morning, including bathing, dressing and eating.
To help carry out the daily adventure of projects, exercise and socialising.
Experience or Qualifications:
Will be a friendly flexible person who enjoys helping people make the most of their day and who has a good sense of humour. Full training and support given. A full UK driving licence is a requirement.
This is a fun and fulfilling role with a happy and friendly young man who can let you know what help he needs along with guidance from his family. Full training will be given and guidance and support throughout the working day so you are both able to enjoy and get the most out of each shift, the family will be there to support until you are both fully confident with the role.
We live in a village location so being a driver is important, also needed if driving Curtis out and about.
Any offers are subject to a DBS check, receipt of two references and checking the legal right to live and work in the UK.