Job Reference: NG1871 Expires: 29th November 2017
Two Personal Assistants are required for a lady living in Lincoln, who has limited mobility.
The role requires you to support with showering, dressing and applying creams. In addition you may be required to support with dog walking and cleaning her powered wheelchair.
You must have a professional attitude, and ideally hold an NVQ in Health and Social Care or have similar experience.
Training in moving and handling will be an advantage, but training will be provided.
You must be kind, considerate and respectful.
You must be ok with large dogs.
You may be required to cover some of the holiday of the other carer.
Every fortnight on a Tuesday, a double up call with two carers will be required at approximately 9.30 am to support with a shower and to cream her legs. On the alternate week a double call with two carers will be required for 30 mins to cream her legs.
Every week on a Tuesday, she will require one carer to stay longer and support her to also clean her power wheelchair for 30 mins.
Every week on a Thursday, she will require support from one carer to take her dogs for a walk for 1.5 hours. In addition to this, she will also need a double up call with two carers to cream her legs for 30 mins