PA Vacancy

Female Personal Assistant APNCL01

Job Title             Female Personal Assistant

Hours of work   16 hours per week to be used flexibly plus extra hours to cover holidays and sickness within the team

Rate of pay:       £10.19

Area:                   Byker, Newcastle

A new position has become available within an existing care and support team. You will work directly with the individual in their own home.

Purpose of Job

The purpose of this job is to provide the care and support that my sister needs to enable her to live in her own home. My sister is a happy, upbeat person who is always smiling. She needs support with all aspects of daily living including her personal care and has her own unique communication style. My sister loves a good pamper session and enjoys listening to music. Her Personal Assistants need to be patient, cheerful, enjoy chatting, and have an eye for detail and understand how important their role is in enabling my sister to live in her own home safely.

Main duties will include

  • Personal Care
  • Continence Care
  • Oral Suctioning
  • PEG feeding
  • Domestic Support
  • Support to attend social activities
  • Support with moving and assisting with the use of a hoist.

Training will be given on all the above for further details please see the job description

An enhanced DBS will be required for this role paid for by the employer

Due to the nature of the role a Female PA is required.

This post is exempt under the Equality Act 2010 schedule 9 paragraphs 1 – 4

You will have or be willing to have both Covid vaccinations.

To apply please complete the online application form.

Closing date 30th September





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