HomeCareDirect are looking for a Personal Assistant to join a team of existing PA’s, to support a 39 year old gentleman with an acquired brain injury living in his own home.
Our client suffered a brain injury and physical injuries when the car he was travelling in as passenger, was involved in a road traffic collision. He has made good progress in his recovery but still requires support from PA’s around the clock.
You will be required to provide support with all aspects of personal care, administering medication, moving and handling, food preparation household cleaning and laundry.
PA’s are expected to ensure that any medical appointments and pre-arranged activities are attended as well as coming up with ideas to occupy and stimulate him.
Experience in a similar role would be an advantage but training and regular supervision will be provided.
Applicants must hold a clean driving licence as driving will be part of the role.
Hours of work will be 25 to 27 per week. Regular hours will be every Wednesday 5pm – 8am the next day and every Saturday 10pm – 8am or 10am Sunday.
Applicants need to be flexible and willing to cover extra hours for annual leave and sickness.
Rate of pay:
£8.75 per hour Monday to Friday 8am to 8pm
£9.38 per hour Monday to Thursday 8pm to 8am
£11.00 per hour Saturday and Sunday 8am to 8pm
£11.69 per hour Friday to Sunday 8pm to 8am
Enhancements for Bank holidays
£17.50 per hour 8am to 8pm
£18.76 per hour 8pm to 8am
Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced disclosure with the costs met by the employer.
To apply please call 01246 520038 for more information or click to apply online
£8.75ph Mon/Fri 8am-8pm, £11ph Sat/Sun 8am-8pm,£9.38 Mon/Thu 8pm-8am,£11.69 Sat/Sun 8pm-8am.