Personal Assistant (AS)

Job Title: Female Personal Care Assistants required 

Job Ref: PT/AS/06/18

Reporting to: Employer

Location: Bilston 

Rate of Pay: £9.25

Nature of the job role: You will be working as part of a small team of carers providing personal care for a young lady who has a severe learning disability, is visually impaired and is a full time wheelchair user

Main Duties:

Personal duties: Washing, Bathing, Toileting, Dressing and assisting with feeding

Domestic duties: Keeping bathroom and bedroom clean and tidy

Hours of work: 10 hours per week, permanent, part time

6:00pm – 8:00pm Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday

Other times to be discussed at interview; some flexibility is required.  

Qualifications: Moving and Handling

Skills & Experience: Someone who is friendly, patient and supportive who has experience of working with wheelchair users and people with severe learning disabilities is preferred but not essential.  Experience of working in the care sector is an advantage. You should have a genuine interest in the provision of high quality care and should possess the motivation to develop trust and understanding within the role. You should be hardworking, reliable, honest with a sense of humour and be committed to providing the best care. In return you will have the opportunity to practice your skills, keep up to date with professional development as any necessary training can be provided. You must be prepared to work flexible shift patterns as you will be working as part of a team.

An Enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check will be required which will be funded by the Local Authority.

To apply for this role please send a CV or letter outlining your suitability for the role to PAvacancies@idealforall.co.uk – please quote job reference in your application.
Alternatively if you would like to discuss the role please call 0121 558 5555 option 1 and speak to a member of the Direct Payment Team.