We are looking to recruit someone special to work alongside a young man with special needs including Autism in the Malton area, in order to enable him to live a full and active lifestyle in his family home and out in the community.
The role is to work in the young man’s home engaging with him in activities such as watching TV and films, cooking and baking, playing on their PlayStation, playing ball and basketball, doing jigsaws and interacting with the family’s dogs. Some meal preparation will also be required.
They are looking for: someone who has kindness, empathy and a great sense of fun. This is more important than experience or qualifications as all training will be provided. If you enjoy Films, Music, TV and gaming, this would be a real bonus. In order for the client to access a varied timetable of social activities applicants must be a car driver with their own car and have appropriate business insurance or be willing to obtain it.
Due to the rural location of the clients home mileage will be paid to and from your home to the clients home at a rate of 0.28p per mile after the first 8 miles.
Times and Days required: Approx. 18 hours per week on a 2 week rolling rota
Week 1 Wed– 4pm – 8pm, Sat 9am – 6pm, Sun 12pm – 6pm.
Week 2 Wed – 4pm – 8pm, Thurs – 1pm – 6pm, Fri 9am – 6pm.
The above hours will be the regular hours however applicants must be flexible to meet the needs of the client as some times and days may vary. Applicants will need to be available to cover other workers annual leave and sickness.
Rate of Pay: £9.00 Per Hour
All applicants will receive full training to meet the needs of the client. An enhanced disclosure is required (expense to be met by employer)