PA Vacancy

Personal Assistant SY/ Lanchester

Hours: Various available from 7 to 30 hours per week. Hours are flexible but will generally be weekdays during the day

Rate of Pay: £10 per hour

Area: Based in Lanchester, County Durham but travelling to community venues in North East.

A 21-year-old young man with autism and severe learning disabilities requires positive behaviour support to keep him happy and safe. He is a happy but anxious young man who with the right support enjoys having fun.

 

Brief details of the job

He is looking for a team of support workers to enable him to live an active and fun life.

You must be physically fit, energetic, patient, calm, kind, reliable and have a happy disposition.

To support and encourage him to take part in activities in the community such as swimming, walking, cycling etc and occasionally at home.

He needs support with all aspects of his daily life and help to manage his emotions and behaviour. He needs two members of staff with him so you will be working alongside others

Car Driver Preferred.

For further details, please see the Job description

 

Closing date: 6th October 2021

 

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