ago35 days ago
A personal assistant is required to work with a friendly and chatty 13 year old boy who has mild cerebral palsy and a severe learning disability. He uses a wheelchair over longer distances so any personal assistant would need to be able to push him in his wheelchair. He enjoys swimming, enjoying the outdoors and riding on the bus. Support required with getting him ready for school in the mornings which involves support with showering, getting him dressed and making his breakfast. Domestic tasks will involve cleaning his room, tidying up his clothes and changing the bedding. You will also support him to access chosen leisure activities. This position is subject to a satisfactory disclosure and barring services (DBS) check. 15 hours a week Monday - Friday. Support required in the mornings for 2 hours a day with a flexible starting time anywhere between 6.30 am - 8am (dependent on the potential PA's availability). The remaining 5 hours of support will be with social activities, or other duties as required and can be spread over any two days in the afternoons. Rates of pay £10.00 per hour. For more details contact SILC on quoting Job vacancy 1361.
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