In School Support Officer

Personal Assistant

Closing Date : 30 Nov

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Personal Care Worker

Organisation:Direct Payments 

Working Hours: Part Time , Hours per week - 14 

Salary:£9 per hour - Pro-Rata 

Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:Barwell, Barwell, Leics, LE9 

Reference:DP0405 

Closing date:30 November 2021 at midnight 


Lady in Barwell is looking for 2 Personal Care Workers to join her existing team of care support staff.  The hours available are
 
  • Mornings 9.00 a.m. – 10.15 a.m.
  • Evenings 8.30 p.m. – 9.15 p.m.    
 
How these hours are split between staff can be discussed – opportunity to design your own shift pattern, possibly work one week on and one week off. 
      
Regular breaks every 3 – 4 months when lady is in respite.  
     
An essential part of the role will be the flexibility to work additional hours to provide cover for other employees during times of holiday and sickness which may mean working at other times throughout the day.
 
You will be needed to assist with all aspects of personal care as directed by the employer, including support with a full bed bath, and dressing.  All transfers are undertaken using a hoist so experience in this area would be desirable but not essential however an ability to listen to instructions and learn quickly is crucial.  Assistance is also required with meal and drink preparation and ensuring living areas are clean and in a hygienic condition. 
 
You will be working as part of an existing team of PA’s so being a team player is important along with a willingness to be flexible in your approach whilst respecting the privacy of the individual and recognising the need for discretion/confidentiality at all times. 
 
Enhanced DBS check applicable to this role. 
 
If you would like to part of the team and think you have the required qualities to enable someone to maintain their independence in a safe and secure way then please apply by completing the application form above quoting reference number JS286467 and return to the address as stated on the form or via e-mail to dpssrecruitmentline@leics.gov.uk or forward an up to date CV to the email address above quoting reference number JS286467
 
For informal enquiries please contact Jane Simpson on 0116 305 4886


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