Job Reference: NG1894 Expires: 5th December 2017
A Personal Assistant is required for a young lady living in Louth who suffers with heightened Anxiety and needs someone to support her with her behaviours during this time.
You will be required to support her in her own home and within the community for all practical and social care needs. This will include supporting her to do activities like going go karting, playing table tennis, visiting the pub and any general social activities.
The ideal candidate will know how to work in a person centred approach; will be non-judgemental, good at listening and know how to deal with difficult situations. They will also be clam, patient and empathetic and be able to take control of situations to help the lady to feel and stay safe.
Experience in a similar role is an advantage but is not necessary.
You may be required to cover bank holidays and holiday periods for the other carer.
You will be required to have access to your own vehicle and have business use insurance for taking the lady out and about. Mileage and expenses will be paid for.
You must be ok with dogs and willing and able to take the dog in your car when supporting the lady.
A DBS may be required.
Exact days, times and hours are to be discussed at interview.