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Personal Support Assistant

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Organisation:Direct Payments 

Working Hours: Part Time , Hours per week - 15 

Salary:£10 per hour - Pro-Rata 

Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:Anstey, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE7 

Reference:DP0372 

Closing date:07 May 2021 at midnight 


Female personal assistant required to help disabled lady with personal care and domestic tasks. To cover between 15 – 17 hours per week over 3 days but must have flexibility to work additional hours when required. Flexibility to cover colleagues at times of holiday or sickness is essential. There may also be a need to do occasional sleep-ins once current restrictions allow.
   
The role will involve supporting with all aspects of daily living. Including essential personal care tasks such as, toileting, showering, getting dressed and undressed amongst others. Domestic tasks, such as cleaning, shopping, cooking and washing amongst others. Along with providing support to access the community and engage in social and recreational activities.
 
Due to specific health needs previous experience working with individuals that experience communication difficulties and have suffered a stroke is desirable but not essential.
 
Must have a positive approach to life and be able to solve problems as they arise. Must be reliable and committed with a responsible attitude. Must have a flexible approach to working and a sense of humour. Must have a patient, caring and understanding nature.
 
Previous care experience desirable. Enhanced DBS check applicable. Clean current driving license and access to a vehicle essential.
 
If you feel you have the necessary experience and skills together with a desire to enable someone to maintain and enjoy their independence in a safe and secure manner then please apply by completing the application form below and return to the address stated or via email to dpssrecruitmentline@leics.gov.uk quoting reference number JS399016 or forward an up to date CV to the email address above quoting reference number JS399016.
   
For informal enquiries please contact Jane Simpson on Tel: 0116 305 4886.