Personal assistant required to care for a 24 year old young man including personal care, hoisting and pad changes, experience in moving and handling is required. Hours will be on Saturdays twice per month for four hours each and occasionally to cover holidays and sickness. You will be required to drive a power wheelchair and be capable of doing a gastrostomy feed or must be willing to learn. Must be tolerant to repetitive talking and be able to use own initiative .To assist parent on outings/shopping but may need to be left alone from time to time. Rate of pay is £8.91to £9.50 per hour. Driving licence would be preferred.
- Hours: 2 Saturdays per month
- Hourly rate: £8.91 to £9.50 p/h
- Holidays: 5.6 weeks per year (pro rata)
- Area: Whitburn
For an application or for further information, please contact the Self Directed Support Team at firstname.lastname@example.org quoting the reference number.
Please note these vacancies are not employed through South Tyneside Council but through the Individual Service user.
Closing date 17th August, 2021