Personal Assistant DP5977
Job Title: Personal Assistant Location: Petworth Hourly rate: £10 per hour Reference: DP5977 Hours/shifts: 6 hrs a week flexible days and time to be discussed Summary I am looking for a patient, reliable and organised person to offer fun, care and support to my 13 year old son who is autistic. He attends Fordwater School. He communicates using a picture exchange communication system and a little verbal language and also a little sign language. He is generally a happy child but can display challenging behaviour at times. He requires his routine of things to be followed to reduce the risk of the challenging behaviour. He likes cooking, arts and crafts, trampolining, cycling, visiting the play park and swimming. You will also need to be happy to help generally around the home so that it allows me, his mother, to spend some quality time with my son. The hours can be flexible each week to suit the family and the PA Other Requirements Must be happy to work in a smoking environment Must have a UK driving licence Must have access to own vehicle All applicants must be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check Successful applicants will be entitled to Holiday pay and will be issued employment contracts. To Apply: If you are interested in this role of Care Support Worker/ Care Assistant, please click on the apply button below where you will be redirected to our website to complete a full application form. Please call us on 01903 219482 should you require further information regarding this post. Or email firstname.lastname@example.org For more information about our company please visit us on: http://www.independentlives.org/ Independent Lives is an organisation that supports and empowers people with disabilities to choose how they receive their care that will enable them to live their lives independently. Each advert we place is on behalf of an Individual Employer. All positions are based in the home environment and employment is on a smaller scale than larger businesses. This environment offers a more personalised working relationship and employees are more valued.