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Personal Assistant DPSS391

Sporle

£10.00 Per Hour

Part Time

Direct Payment Support Service

Closing Date: 21/01/21

Job Purpose

To provide support for young man with complex health needs, to enable him to enjoy an independent life at home.

Location: Sporle, Norfolk

 Details

I am a 26 year old man with high functioning Autism and ME (Chronic fatigue) and I am mobile in and around the home but use a motorised wheelchair for longer trips and also have limited use of my right hand. I need a friendly P.A. to support me with everyday tasks, including some personal care (bathing), meal support and admin (correspondence/phone calls). I would also like my P.A. to accompany me to appointments.

May include other duties, to be discussed

Essential

  • Sociable
  • Resilient
  • Reliable
  • Flexible
  • Patient

Desirable

  • Full UK driving licence/own car

Summary terms and conditions

  • The rate of pay for this position is £10.00 per hour
  • You will be reimbursed for any agreed expenses incurred as part of the role.
  • Hours and times of work: 4 hours on alternate Wednesdays, 5 hours on alternate Fridays. Flexible/negotiable times. Plus additional hours to cover holidays and sickness for other P.A.s, and a potential increase in hours from September when due to return to college.

 The post is subject to the following:

  • A satisfactory enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check, the cost of which will be covered by the employer.
  • Satisfactory references from two referees, one of which must be your current or last employer.
  • Completion of a satisfactory probationary period of 3 months.

 How to apply:

If you wish to apply for this position, please complete the enclosed application form and return to the address below.

NB – Please ensure you include names, addresses & telephone numbers of two referees, one of which should be your current/ last employer (if relevant).

 

DPSS Employment Services

The Annexe

County Hall

Martineau Lane

Norwich

NR1 2DH

dpssrecruitment@norfolk.gov.uk