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Personal Assistant

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Organisation:Direct Payments 

Working Hours: Part Time , Hours per week - 25 

Salary:£11 per hour - Pro-Rata 

Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:Hathern, Loughborough, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE11 

Reference:DP0250 

Closing date:26 June 2019 at midnight 


Lady in the village of Hathern (Loughborough area) is looking to employ a Personal Assistant for up to 25 hours per week, Monday to Friday with a 9.30 a.m./ 10.00 a.m. start, generally for 5 hours per day, although you will need to have some degree of flexibility as there may be instances when you are required to be with her for longer.
   
The role will involve supporting her with all aspects of day to day living. Assisting to use the toilet using appropriate equipment to aid transfer, changing clothes (if required), domestic chores, laundry, preparing and cooking meals (please see job description for more detailed breakdown). Along with providing support to access the community and engage in social, recreational and educational activities. She has varied interests including reading, theatre, psychology, and alternative medicine.
  
You may also be required to advocate on her behalf and assist her to communicate, without taking over, at appointments both general and health related.
  
Enhanced DBS check applicable to this role
  
Access to a vehicle essential with a clean current driving license. Ability to push manual wheelchair when out and about. Must like or be able to tolerate cats.
  
Previous care experience desirable along with an understanding of Motor Neurone Disease and the impact this has on the individual and their families.
   
If you feel you have the necessary skills and temperament to provide a first-rate personal service in a calm patient manner, then she would like to hear from you. Please apply by completing the application form below and returning to the address stated or via email to dpssrecruitmentline@leics.gov.uk quoting reference number JS290 or forward an up to date CV to the email address above quoting reference number JS290.
     
For informal enquiries please contact Jane Simpson on Tel: 0116 305 4886.

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