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Personal Assistant

Location: Scunthorpe, East Rate of Pay: £12.50 per hour

Hours per Week: 27 hours per week

Job Reference: 130143LH Expires: 27th November 2017

Female Personal Assistant (SEX DISCRIMINATION ACT SECTION 7 (2) (B) (ii) APPLIES)

Male Personal Assistant (SEX DISCRIMINATION ACT SECTION 7 (2) (B) (ii) APPLIES)

About the Employer

An experienced Female Personal assistant to provide Personal Care and support is required for a disabled lady living in Scunthorpe.

 

This is a permanent post.


Summary of Duties

The main purpose of this job is to provide this lady with assistance of her personal care in a dignified, sensitive and safe manner when she requires assistance during the night.

 

Whilst the lady is sleeping and doesn’t need support, you will be expected to complete quiet domestic duties such ironing, bathroom and kitchen cleaning and empty the bins. This work is allocated on a rota.

 

You will also be administering medication (as per MAR chart).

 

Start date will be 1st January 2018, but you will be expected to complete 1 night’s job shadowing prior to starting employment.


The Person They Are Looking For

EXPERIENCE/KNOWLEDGE

Essential:-

Able to relate sensitively to an adult with a disability

Able to promote independence

 

Desirable:-

Knowledge or awareness of any disability

Experience of working with a person with a disability

Moving and handling

 

 

 

SKILLS

Essential:-

Demonstrate safe working practices

Ability to use initiative

Good interpersonal skills

Good organisational skills

Excellent communication skills

Ability to learn a particular individuals method of communication

 

Desirable:-

Experience of disabled children or adults

 

ATTITUDES

Essential:-

Enthusiasm

Able to be objective

Non-judgemental

Non-discriminatory

Be able to keep confidentiality

Commitment 


The Times Required

11pm to 8 am

Tuesday, Friday and Sunday


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