A Female Care Assistant is required for 35 hours per week in Malton to help care for a lady with Down’s Syndrome.
An additional position for 14 hours per week is also available. Please quote D458A if you are interested in these hours.
The shifts will be arranged at interview stage and are mostly daytime hours, but may require an occasional night shift. A rota will be discussed between all care staff. the applicant must be fairly flexible to cover other staff sickness and holidays.
The duties are to keep the lady safe, help with personal care, to prompt her to be independent and to take her out to various activities.
The lady has her own mobility vehicle so the applicant must be able to drive and have a full clean driving licence.
The lady has limited communication skills, requires prompting and has a hip condition so can only walk short distances, therefore, she is to be pushed in her wheelchair.
Experience with Down’s syndrome would be an advantage, the applicant must be kind, bubbly. patient and have a mature attitude.
The rate of pay is £9.61 per hour and time and a half for bank holidays.
A DBS will be required for this position.
It is essential that the applicant has own transport due to rural location.
Exception under the Equality Act(2010)- the post is only open to female due to the personal assistance required.
Please apply by CV quoting ref: D458 for further information telephone our office on 01723 588002.
Nycil act on behalf of the employer, and we will pass any applications direct to them.