Thirsk

Personal Care Assistant – Thirsk – D456

We are looking for a minimum of 2 Personal Care Assistants to help a 48 year old lady who has slow progressive MS, is a wheelchair user and has limited mobility.

The hours to be covered are Monday to Friday 8 hours per day, Saturday and Sunday 9 hours each day, and there are 7 x 12 hour waking nights per week, also there are 13 extra on-call hours over 7 nights per week to be covered. In all 155 hours per week to be covered.

The shifts are arranged on a weekly basis, will have a combination of day and night shifts. There can be some flexibility to accommodate if full or part time hours are required.

Daytime duties include: Assisting out bed with mobility aids, personal care if required, meal times, prompt with medication, feeding the dog, laundry, general household duties.

Waking Night duties are: Assisting into bed, administer medication.

Other duties include: visits to the gym, making/supporting with medical appointments, order and collection of medication and checking emails.

The rate of pay is £11.19 per hour (bank holiday rate at time and a half), with any extra contractional hours at an enhanced rate of £15.00 per hour.

References and a DBS is required for this position.

Please apply by CV quoting ref: D456 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.

Reference ID: D456

Part-time hours: 16-40 per week

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £11.19 per hour

Experience:

  • Care work: 3 years (Required)
  • Moving & Handling: 3 years (Required)

Licence/Certification:

  • Driving Licence (Required)

Work remotely:

  • No

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