Northallerton

Companion/Support Assistant – Northallerton – D748

A Companion/Support Assistant is required for 16 hours per week to transport a 13 year old boy to various activities. He has a wheelchair adapted van to take him, therefore it is essential that the Support Assistant is a competent driver (over the age of 21 due to vehicle insurance) and has a Full Clean UK driving licence.

The young boy has cerebral palsy, anxiety, autism and mild learning difficulties, he has a great sense of humour and requires a companion/support with similar humour, who is enthusiastic and willing to engage in the boys enhancement of life experiences.

The 16 hours are to be split into 2 x 8 hour days preferably Thursday and Friday (but can be flexible). Duties will include driving him/supporting him to various activities which may include going to the park, town/shopping, dropping off and picking up from respite care.

The rate of pay is £13.00 per hour, however, this can be enhanced depending on experience.

A DBS is required for this position.

Please email you CV quoting Ref: 748D.

Nycil act on behalf of the employer, and we will pass any applications direct to them.

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: From £13.00 per hour

Expected hours: No less than 16 per week

Benefits:

  • On-site parking

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Experience:

  • Support Work: 2 years (preferred)

Language:

  • English (preferred)

Licence/Certification:

  • Driving Licence (preferred)

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