PA Vacancy

Personal Assistant (ARA/DP/001/19)

Job Title             Personal Assistant

Hours                  up to 20 hours per week, to be discussed at interview

Rates of Pay      £10.00 per hour gross

Location             Heaton

Personal Assistant required to provide social and some personal assistance to a 24 year old young man, who uses a powered wheelchair and a communication aid.

You will support with going out into the community to places such as going to the beach, cinema and visiting museums.

Personal care tasks include support with feeding when we are out.

You should be friendly and like to chat and have a laugh.

A driver would be preferred to drive a 7 seater vehicle although this isn’t essential as I can use public transport with support.

Click here for a full Job Description and information on how to apply Job description 2019

Or request a Job Description and details on how to apply from directpayments@disabilitynorth.org.uk (ref ARA/DP/001/19).

Subject to enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

 

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