A Weekend Care Assistant is required for a minimum of 5 hours per week to support a gentleman with advanced Parkinson’s Disease and Dementia.
The hours to cover are Saturday & Sunday 9 am till 11.30 am. They will also be the occasional shift 5 pm till 11 pm, and to cover holidays and sickness.
1:1 care, including all aspects of personal care, dressing, peg medication/food administration, meal preparation ie purifying foods and light domestic duties. The gentleman is a wheelchair user which requires experience with transfers (moving and handling).
Experience with Peg Medication administration is essential for this position, as this procedure is required every 2 hours.
A DBS and references are required.
The rate of pay is £11.54 per hour with time and a half for bank holidays and 5.6 weeks’ holiday entitlement (pro-rata).
Please apply by CV quoting ref: D572 for further information telephone Nycil office on 01723 588002
Nycil act on behalf of the employer, and will pass any applications direct to them.
Reference ID: D572
Part-time hours: 5 per week
Job Types: Part-time, Permanent
Salary: £11.54 per hour
- Peg Medication Administration: 2 years (preferred)
- Moving & Handling: 2 years (preferred)