Job Reference: NG1839 Expires: 27th November 2017
One to two Personal Assistants are required to help support a lady living in the Ruskington area, who has MS and is a full time wheelchair user.
The role is to support the lady with all aspects of personal care such as washing, dressing and showering. You will also be required to support with meal preparation and cleaning, and will be expected to use a hoist for all transfers.
Ideally, you will hold an NVQ Level 2 in Health and Social Care or have relevant experience in this field of work.
A moving and Handling qualification would be an advantage but not essential.
The role is for up to 17.5 hours per week to be worked by one worker or split between two workers. This will be to cover 1 to 2 calls per day in the morning and evening, put possibly lunch as well. This will be required for 5 days per week (across Monday- Sunday), but days and times can be negotiated at interview.
You may be asked to work bank holidays and to cover sickness or holiday of the other workers.