Job Title : Personal Assistant / Support worker
Hours : 3 hours every other Sunday morning, 9am-12pm.
Rates of Pay : £9.85
Work Area / Location : Glan Conwy, Conwy
Closing date : TBC
About the Job : We are seeking a personal assistant / support worker for a young man of 6 years old, who has autism and learning difficulties.
Support will be required for 3 hours every other Sunday morning, 9am-12pm, in the Glan Conwy area. Tasks and duties will include trips out and about, engaging him in fun activities whilst maintaining constant supervision to ensure his safety.
If you will be using your own car to transport the client, you will need a full drivers licence and business cover on your car insurance and proof of business insurance cover and valid MOT will need to be shown to your employer.
Some personal care involved, and assistance with food and drinks is required. Rate of pay £9.85 per hour.
Responsible to : You will be directly responsible to your employer.
Main Tasks to include any of the following :
Overall care of the young man, whilst maintaining constant supervision to ensure his comfort and safety at all times
Tasks and duties include personal care, including helping him to the toilet and maintaining his hygiene in a dignified manner
Preparing and giving the client snacks & drinks, and ensuring his safety while eating and drinking
Playing & talking with the young man and engaging him in fun activities
Trips out and about, to include but not limited to taking him to such places like the beach, park etc according to his needs and interests
Any other duties not mentioned but that fall within the scope of this role should be discussed and then mutually agreed
Undertake any further training, as mutually agreed.
Person Specification :
Establish a professional standard of care which should be maintained at all times.
If you will be using your own car to transport the young man, you will need a full drivers licence and business cover on your car insurance.
Proof of business insurance cover and valid MOT will need to be shown to your employer.
To understand the need for complete flexibility, depending on what days & times the young man will need support
Respect and safeguard the goods and property of the family
Respect the privacy of the family and uphold confidentiality at all times
Be trustworthy and kind
Be punctual, reliable and have some degree of flexibility, with a view to possibly undertaking overtime
Be enthusiastic and be open to new experiences
Bear in mind that the role is one of empowerment for the service user
Special Conditions :
A Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS) and two satisfactory references are conditional for the post. This is a free and confidential process.
The Rowan Organisation is acting on behalf of a third party and will not be your employer nor be responsible for any actions arising out of your employment.