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Female Personal Assistant

Please note: Personal Assistant
(Equality Act 2010 Schedule 9, PART 1 Applies)

Job Reference: DER15446AM4


Expiry Date: 22nd March 2024

Location: New Mills, High peak, SK22, Derbyshire, East Midlands
Hourly Rate of pay: £12 .00
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours per week: 3 Hours

When you are Required


Specific days/times required:
• Saturday,
Dates and times are flexible and can be discussed at interview.

About the Employer

Young girl living with parents, with verbal development delay and is partially sighted. She would like to get out into the community and get involved in more activities, really enjoys gymnastics and rock climbing and is looking for a outdoors kind of person to enjoy this with her. Must have experience with children with special needs.



Employer Disability and Health Conditions
• Vision

Verbal



The employer's hobbies and interests:
• Rock Climbing • Horse Riding• Gymnastics


Other relevant information

About the Role


Duties and Responsibilities
• Support and/or prompt with personal care. This may include toileting, showering/bathing, getting in and out of bed, getting dressed.
• Support and/or prompt to attend appointments as necessary, e.g. hospital/doctors.
• Support and/or prompt the individual to access sporting and leisure activities.
• Assist and encourage socialisation, participating in activities.
• Promote and encourage friendships and independence.
• Develop a good and trusting one to one working relationship.
• Support with managing paperwork & correspondence.



The individuals needs may vary from day to day and your tasks may reflect this. You could be required to perform other duties as reasonably required.

You have a responsibility as an employee to report all accidents to the employer immediately. You have a duty to report defects and / or hazards which may give rise to an accident. You are to ensure the safety of the individual at all times.

Due to the nature of the work for which you are applying, this post is subject to a satisfactory DBS disclosure (costs will be covered).

Transport Requirement

Car driver and car owner – must have business insurance.

Required Skills

• Be honest, reliable, trustworthy and punctual.• Maintain confidentiality and respect privacy, including the prohibited use of social media in relation to the job role.
• To be able to work on own initiative.
• To be able to follow instructions accurately.
• Be patient, supportive and caring.
• Have good listening skills and be able to provide non-judgemental emotional support.
• Be empathetic.
• Previous experience in childcare/special needs is essential.
• Be able to work flexibly, adapting to the employers needs on a daily basis.
• Flexibility would be an advantage as the hours may be variable.
• Be self-motivated with a willingness to get involved.
• Have a lively personality.


Must have experience with children with special needs

Does this position interest you?

This advert may close before the stated date if sufficient applications are received.

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