Personal Care Assistant

  • Part Time
  • London

Website Solo Support Services

We are looking for caring individuals to join our current team, supporting a young lady with cerebral Palsy, living at home with her family, to assist with all aspects of daily living, and to support her to live life to the full.

You will be required to assist with all aspects of personal care including; PEG feeding, PEG care and administering medication. As part of the role you will also support with accessing day centers and other activities. The ideal candidate will be able to form a supportive relationship, as companionship is a key element to this role. Experience working with someone in their own home is preferable, but not essential, as full training will be given.

 

Hourly rates: The rate of pay is between: £14.00 per hour, depending on experience. Bank Holidays: are paid at Double Time

Flexibility: Successful candidates will need to be available for a combination of shifts, on a flexible basis per week by arrangement, with the addition of covering holidays and sickness. Shifts include weekends and evenings.

Preferred: Candidates with driving experience and own transport

Holidays: 5.6 weeks holiday is awarded per year as standard (pro rata for part time positions).

Employees are also able to join the Company Pension scheme after 3 months’ service, subject to the rules of the scheme, as well as our Cash Back Health Plan after completion of a successful probation period.

Training: An excellent training package is available to ensure you are trained to the highest standards. Working as part of the Solo Support Services organisation will also give you access to a supportive company who promote person centred practice.

 

If you are interested in applying please send a covering letter and your CV.

 

(The position is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and is exempt from the provision of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974). Please be advised that decisions regarding applications and employment are made in conjunction with our client. Therefore, applications will be shared with them for consideration. We will anonymise all information provided to us to ensure your data is kept confidential prior to an offer of interview. You can view our privacy policy on our website: http://www.solosupportservices.co.uk/aboutus

To apply for this job email your details to office@solosupportservices.co.uk.