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Female Personal Care Assistant - HS/LK

Job reference HS/LK
Contract type Permanent
Location Basingstoke RG21
Hours 14 hours x 2 posts Total of 28 hours available
Hourly rate £12.00
Closing Date Friday 29th June 2018

To apply please email a CV to recruitmentdp@enhamtrust.org.uk

As part of our Information Advice and Guidance Service we support disabled people to employ their own staff as Personal Assistants. This vacancy is not a role within Enham Trust but an excellent opportunity to work directly for one of our customers.

Job Overview:

To work as part of a small team to assist the employer with daily living tasks and help her access the community so that she can enjoy her life to the full, promoting choice and independence.

Training in healthcare tasks will be provided

Main Duties:

To provided support and care as outlined in the individual care plans which will include:

  • Personal Care e.g. showering, dressing and toileting
  • Catheter care
  • Administering medication and food via PEG
  • To ensure that the local environment is kept clean, tidy and safe
  • To undertake light household duties e.g. laundry and ironing, food preparation and shopping
  • To support to attend hospital and other appointments
  • To assist with general administration and phone calls
  • To assist with feeding the cat

Hours

16 hours every other weekend

Ideal Candidate:

  • Reliable, honest, and trustworthy
  • Ability to plan, organize, and multitask with minimal supervision
  • NVQ Level 2 or 3 desirable but not essential

Essential Criteria:

  • Physical ability to care for a vulnerable adult
  • Full Driving Licence with use of own car
  • Experience in PEG, Epilepsy and Administration of medication
  • An Enhanced DBS check will be required (paid for by the employer)
  • Legally Able To Work in UK

 

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