ago4 days ago
Background to the job:
47 year old man with Down’s Syndrome living at home with ageing parents. The parents consider they need assistance meeting their son’s social needs and need help themselves, indirectly, by someone else supporting him. Our son used to be very active going out and a sports enthusiast, but these activities have declined over the past few years since he was diagnosed with a B12 deficiency.
Hours / Times of Work:
3 hours available, days to be discussed at interview
Rates of Pay and other Benefits:
£9.00 per hour, there is also a 50% bank Holiday enhancement.
Main Duties and Responsibilities:
To befriend our son and offer him social activities outside the home gradually over a period once having got to know him and vice versa.
It is IMPORTANT that you meet ALL the Essential Requirements BEFORE you apply for the job.
Someone who is relaxed, confident and calm and will take the time to get to know our son and not be affected or discouraged by any initial period of being silently observed.
Someone who is patient and cheerfully composed in order to establish the right tone and mood and with a flexible ability to share in gentle fun.
Patience, calmness and confidence.
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