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Personal Assistant

Job Reference: ESX15868CW1


Expiry Date: 7th March 2024

Location: Great Baddow, Chelmsford,CM2, South East
Hourly Rate of pay: £12.91
Contract Type: Temporary
Hours per week: 4 hours

When you are Required


Dates and times are flexible and can be discussed at interview.

About the Employer

Personal assistant required to support a friendly and energetic 17 year old male with autism who enjoys cooking, puzzles and new adventures.  Dylan enjoys going out and about for walks, to coffee shops or even just on a bus journey. 

 



Employer Disability and Health Conditions
• Cognitive / Learning

Autism



The employer's hobbies and interests:
• Running • Puzzles• Cooking


Other relevant information
• The individual keeps pets in the home.I Have a Jack Russell, does bark loud, but will ge used to you .

About the Role


Duties and Responsibilities
• Support and/or prompt with cooking/meal preparation and eating meals/drinks.
• Assist with household chores and general homemaking.
• Support with food shopping.
• Support and/or prompt the individual to access sporting and leisure activities.
• Assist and encourage socialisation, participating in activities.



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 preferred but not essential.

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 caring experience is not essential, however you should have a genuine interest in supporting people with a disability/illness to achieve their goals.
• 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.


Sense of humour

Does this position interest you?

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

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