Work in social care Working as a Personal Assistant Female Personal Assistant/Support Worker LR6228 Job Title: Female * Personal Assistant/Support Worker Location: Faygate Hourly rate: £10 Reference: LR6228 Hours/shifts: 20 hours per week, Monday – Friday 15:00-19:00 Summary PA/Support Worker required to support my 5 year old daughter who is, non verbal, a wheelchair user and PEG fed. Duties include personal care including PEG feeding and medication administration and professional training will be provided plus accessing the community. Applications considered for all or part of the shifts offered. "Exemption is claimed under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9” 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 Nappy changing as required. Dressing and undressing/ helping with buttons and fastenings. Mealtimes feeding my daughter (training will be provided). Administering medication (training will be provided) Social: Whilst on duty at the employer’s home engage my daughter with music and story time. Accompany employer’s daughter in her wheelchair to the local park on occasion. Person specification The successful applicant will be: Female * due to personal care needs 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. Training will be given.