Job Reference: 1437055SN Expires: 21st June 2018
The employer is a happy young man of few words who requires a patient and caring support team to help him with his everyday needs. He has a cheeky but friendly personality and is ready to progress from school into adult life.
The client lives within the family home and has a bedroom and adapted bathroom on the ground floor. He has his own transport and accesses hydrotherapy and physiotherapy several times a week.
You will be required to support the client with all aspects of personal care, health and hygiene. He is non-ambulant and requires the use of a hoist to be repositioned, he is nil by mouth and fed via PEG.
Your duties will include ensuring he accesses the community safely and is supported to live a happy and fulfilled lifestyle. You will assist him with his daily care needs, medication, daily outings, accessing medical appointments, feeding and day to day upkeep of his home environment.
The employee we are seeking must have a caring and compassionate nature. You must be honest and reliable as you will be working closely with the client and his family within their home.
You must have full clean driving licence, be physically fit to be able to support him with his physical care needs and push his wheelchair.
People with previous care experience preferred but not essential as full training will be given.
Hours of work
2 positions at 25 hours per week each
Monday to Friday with occasional Saturday. Working hydropool will be required.