Temporary Summer holiday post 3 to 9 hrs per week between 28/6/21 and 16/8/21
Please apply as soon as possible, applications will be considered immediately
I am a 13yr old girl looking for a personal assistant to support me during the summer holidays. I have Spinal Muscular Atrophy which means my muscles don’t work well and therefore I have very limited movement/strength in my arms and legs. I use an electric wheelchair and need support with all personal care, daily routines and activities. I live with my mum and older brother. I love Disney, painting my nails, fashion and hanging out with my friends. I enjoy watching netflix and youtube, singing, listening to music and doing arts and crafts. Although shy at first, I’m very chatty once I get to know you.
Shifts might involve helping me with activities such as doing my nails or arts and crafts. Evening shifts might involve getting me ready for bed with some personal care. I might want help with spending time with my friends at home or going out to meet them.
Essential criteria: You must be kind at all times and gentle when working with me. You need to be firm but friendly, reliable and approachable. You need to be good at listening as I am very good at expressing myself and my needs. You must be punctual and reliable.
Hours: Between 3 and 9 hrs per week between 28/6/21 and 16/8/21. Can be morning/afternoon/evening weekdays/weekend approx. 3 hours per shift. Hourly rate is £11.71
Shift details: To include Mon, Wed and Thur 9am-12noon, varied weekdays 2pm-5pm, possibly some evenings. All shifts can be arranged in discussion with my mum.
We have an established Pension Scheme and annual leave system.
The post is subject to a conditional PVG Scheme membership check and if you are not a member, you will be asked to join before any formal offer could be made. PVG costs will be paid by the employer.
If interested please download application pack below or email firstname.lastname@example.org or call our 24 hours recruitment line on 01314752558, please leave your name, email or postal address and Job Ref:AP-SDWL
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