Job Reference: WAK1439452AW1 Expires: 29th January 2018
I am recruiting a female personal assistant to aid my 10 year old daughter. She has several medical conditions, including epilepsy, and also has some learning difficulties and mobility and sensory issues.
She is a very sociable girl with an easy going personality. She is fun-loving and has a passion for toy cars of which she has a large collection.
The personal assistant will be required to assist with the following:
Personal care including bathing, dressing and teeth brushing,
Helping her to get ready for school,
Feeding her through a PEG feeding tube (training will be provided),
There may be other duties required as with any position, but these will be discussed first.
The successful candidate must:
Have experience of working or being around children
Be reliable and punctual
Be warm and empathetic
Be willing to learn
The candidate will also (desirable):
Have experience of working with children who have learning difficulties
Be knowledgeable of epilepsy and how to deal with this condition
Have experience of a PEG feeding tube
We do have a pet cat; as such you must be okay working within a pet friendly environment.
My daughter has an allergy to pollen; this will need to be taken into consideration when necessary.
Due to the nature of the work for which you are applying, this post is subject to a satisfactory DBS disclosure (costs will be covered)
Term time: Mornings 7am – 8am / evenings 5pm – 6pm
School holidays: Evenings 5pm – 6pm
(Hours are subject to change but this will be discussed with plenty of notice, some flexibility will be required)