A PA is required to work with an 8-year-old boy 4-6 hours one day per week. Experience of working with children who are non-verbal and severely autistic would be required. This child is still using nappies, he is able to walk but uses a wheelchair for longer distances,. He has no awareness of danger and will not walk for long. Experience of dealing with challenging behaviours would also be beneficial.
Support would be required to accompany the family on days out to care for him or to take him out for an afternoon/morning to a place he enjoys, eg trampolining, a park, the beach.
- Hours: 4-6 hours one day per week
- Hourly rate: £9.50 p/h
- Holidays: 5.6 weeks per year (pro-rata)
- Area: Hebburn
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 30th July, 2021