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Personal Assistant (CS) - External Vacancy - B73

JOB TITLE: Personal Assistant/Support Worker

JOB REF: JI/CS/05/24

REPORTING TO: Employer/Parents


RATE OF PAY: £13.50 per hour and £90.00 per night sleep

Working as part of a team to assist with a variety of tasks which will support the employer.
To live an independent personal, social and safe life within his own home. The employer is a 50 year old Downs Syndrome man who has no aggressive behaviour and needs full 24/7 support.


Personal Duties:  Washing, dressing, support and assist with personal hygiene and choice of 
appropriate clothing.  Support with making safe and appropriate choices.  Full control of medication.  Full support with finances.

Domestic Duties:  Full support with laundry and household duties.  Keeping home clean and tidy.  Support with preparing food and drinks.  Shopping, menu and making healthy meals.

Social Duties:  These duties may vary from day to day, to include support at social clubs and events, days out and any other reasonable duties that may be necessary.

24 hour shifts Monday – Sunday – 2 shifts per week.
09.00 – 23.00 and 07.00 – 09.00 (following morning)
Sleep 23.00 – 07.00
Also to cover holidays/sickness for other PA’s who work on different days.

Up to Level 3 NVQ in Health and Social Care.

Only applicants who have experience of administering medication and are able to deliver a high level of care will be considered.
Experience of working with clients with onset of Alzheimer’s/Dementia.
The applicant needs to be a driver with the use of the employer’s mobility vehicle, also to meet the Mobility Insurance requirements. 
An advanced DBS will be required.

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