Support Worker HCC501

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HCC501

Gosport

Part Time

£9 per hour

Summary

We are looking for a care assistant for our 15 year old son

Our son has ADHD he enjoys making a mess 

He enjoys laser quest and you will need to have the initiative to find new activities for him

Patience as well as the ability to provide different activities is important in this role

You will be required to meet our son from the school transport to go out to do the activities although this may vary from day to day

Routine can be important to our son, however, if you are able to distract from the routine with new planned activities this may not be an issue

PA will occasionally meet him from the school bus, but on the days this is not required, he will still need to do a shift at their home so his mother can run other errands.

 

Hours/Shifts

 10 hours a week

After school hours & weekends

  • Weekdays in term time is only 8 hours not 10
  • Weekdays in holidays is 10 hours 

Other Requirements

UK driving licence preferable

Access to own vehicle preferable

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.

 

Description

Typical duties

Personal Care:

A lot of prompting with personal care  

 

Person specification

The successful applicant will be: 

Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentiality

Reliable with good time-keeping

Able to both follow instructions and work on own initiative

Hygienic, tidy minded and well organised

Fit and healthy to undertake the required duties

Patience and possess excellent interpersonal skills

Honest and cheerful

Creative

Able to speak and read English to a reasonable standard

Legally permitted to work in the United Kingdom

Able to work at all times to high standards of Health & Safety

Previous experience preferred but this is not as essential as a kind and common sense approach to these roles.