A Companion Support Assistant is required 12 hours per week to help a 32 year old gentleman access various activities. The gentleman is a wheelchair user (electric) due to a childhood illness that has left him with mobility and neurological conditions.
The gentleman is very sociable and enjoys going to the cinema, museums, shows, swimming and he loves anything to do with Lego and Harry Potter.
We are looking for someone who is age appropriate, sociable, have a sense of humour, that will encourage and support him to be as independent as possible, increase his social circle and support him while he does his voluntary role at James Cook Hospital.
The gentleman has his own adapted vehicle, therefore applicants must be able to drive, and have a clean UK driving licence.
The hours are: 4 hours over 3 days or 6 hours over 2 days, usually Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday but these can be fairly flexible, depending on activity.
The rate of pay is £9.32 per hour.
A DBS is required for this position.
Please apply by CV quoting ref: D567 for further information telephone our office on 01723 588002.
Nycil act on behalf of the employer, and will pass applicants directly to them.
Reference ID: D567
Part-time hours: 12 per week
Job Types: Part-time, Permanent
Salary: £9.32 per hour
- Support Work: 1 year (preferred)
- Driving Licence (preferred)