Enham Trust has a permanent career opportunity for a Personal Care Assistant to care and support for a lovely young lady in who lives in Swindon who needs support when independently accessing the local community for social activities. This is based on 9 hours a week working on a Monday 6.00pm-9.00pm and on a Friday 4.30pm-10.30pm. Are you looking for work that satisfies your need to help others, that also gives you the flexibility have time to do the things that you enjoy? If so this may be a good opportunity for you.
Our client has a need for care and support due to having a physical disability, therefore someone with patience and encouragement in order to retain her independence is key. She would like to be more involved in a number of activities she enjoys, therefore your support is critical in order to make this happen. This would mean transporting our client to and from events and activities, attending appointments, which will require a Full UK Driving Licence and be prepared to drive clients’ own mobility vehicle.
Other duties will include the preparation of meals and cooking to stay healthy, with support from the client who likes to get involved. Naturally as a Personal Care Assistant, you will assist with personal care, washing, dressing and assisting with transfer to toilet requirements. Help with some domestic duties in the home, laundry and ironing. The clients’ ideal applicant would be someone who is caring, friendly, patient with excellent communication skills and a good sense of humour.
For your hard work we will provide a competitive rate of pay with enhanced employee benefits such as a pension, paid holiday days, free training and more. All employment offers would be subject to satisfactory employment refences, full right to work in the UK documentation and an enhanced DBS certificate.