PA Vacancy

Female Personal Assistant MB/Selby 00121

Job title: Female Personal Assistant (PA)

Reporting to: Direct Payment Employer

Location: Selby, North Yorkshire

Hours of work: 25 hours per week plus holiday and sickness cover Hours to be split between two posts.

Hours to be discussed at interview and can have some flexibility. Currently though there is the need for an hour each evening between 9:30pm-10:30pm.

Rate of pay: £9.32

 

Job purpose:

You will provide quality person centred care and support to a lady living independently in her own home. You will provide support to ensure she maintains and even gains some independence. Encouraging and helping her with a regular exercise programme to maintain mobility. Practical help will be required in aspects of daily living. Encouragement, and support to socialise is also an important aspect of this role.

About the Person:

Margaret enjoys watching the soaps, gameshows and she enjoys music. She had a great love of cooking, and it would be lovely if this could be encouraged with your assistance. You will have an attitude of supporting and enabling.

Margaret has a love for shopping, she enjoys a trip into town for a spot of clothes shopping. Part of the role will be to support Margaret in this.

Margaret loves to have a chat and go out for breakfast or lunch.

An awareness of Parkinson’s is important in the role and the willingness to learn about strategies to manage the condition.

 

Closing date: 29th September 2021

To apply please refer to the job description  Job description and complete the online application pack.

Or email directpayments@disabilitynorth.org.uk for further details.

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

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