Job Title: Personal Assistant (Carer)
Location: Grays, Thurrock
Rate of Pay: £10.00 per hour
Hours: 10 hours per month (split across 2 x 5 hour sessions at weekends) This is due to a job share with another PA.
Pattern of Work: Sat or Sun bi-weekly (if extra hours worked in school holidays, this may be during weekdays)
Personal Assistant needed to support a kind, caring, inquisitive child with special needs to access the community/recreational activities.
My son needs support with: personal care (toileting and getting changed)
Anxiety (re-assurance, calming techniques)
Accessing various activities, day trips.
Developing life skills (food shopping, money, cooking activities, road safety, stranger awareness)
Taking oral medication at prescribed time.
Experience or Qualifications:
Previous experience of working with children with special needs is desired.
Good sense of humour and understanding nature. A full UK driving licence and use of vehicle is essential.
Any offers are subject to a DBS check, receipt of two references and checking the legal right to live and work in the UK.