We are looking for a dedicated and compassionate Female Personal Assistant in Bedale, to support and care for a 22 year old young lady who has learning difficulties and limited speech, to accompany and support her attend various activities such as horse riding and drama groups. Duties include support, social assistance and personal care.
Experience in Makaton sign language and working with someone with learning disabilities would be preferred, as she is vulnerable and needs close supervision especially when out as she is unaware of everyday dangers and can display impulsive behaviour. She needs support and encouragement to engage in activities so the PA must be enthusiastic, positive and willing to take part too.
A driver with their own vehicle is required.
The hours are: every Friday for 4.25 hours approx (actual time may vary). The every other Wednesday 9. am to 3 pm and Thursday 10.45 am to 3 pm.
Possible additional flexible hours are available for weekends and Wednesday evenings to be discussed at a later date.
The rate of pay is £8.57 per hour and there is a mileage allowance in the budget.
Exception under the Equality Act(2010)-the post is only open to female applicants due to the personal assistance required.
Please apply by CV quoting reference D366 for further information telephone our office on 01723 588002 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nycil act on behalf of the employer, and we will pass any applications directly to them.
Job Types: Part-time, Permanent
Salary: £8.57 /hour
- Makaton: 1 year (Preferred)
- support care work: 1 year (Required)
- Driving Licence (Required)