The following vacancies are advertised directly by the disabled person who receives support from the Direct Payment Support Service.
Successful applicants will be employed directly by the disabled person who receives support from the Support Service to do this. It is important to note that it is not Choices and Rights Disability Coalition that is the employer. Choices and Rights Disability Coalition are acting on the employer’s behalf and cannot be held responsible for any actions arising out of your employment.
Please Quote Ref: CX112
Rate of pay: £ 10.78 per hour
Hours: 16 per week
Days: 4.15pm – 8pm during the week. Some weekend
work also involved, must be able to cover
Vacancies : 1
Further information :
Outdoor loving teenager with a wicked sense of humour requires an outgoing female Personal Assistant, who is passionate about their role, has lots of patience and also has a good sense of humour. She enjoys music, YouTube and games.
The young woman has multiple diagnoses and requires constant attention. She is a wheelchair user, has subtle absences, and has a dual dejunostony and gastrostomy to provide addition nutrition. When she is unwell, she needs oxygen, for which training can be given.
Your weekday role will be to give the young woman her tea, and support her with her chosen activity. You will then support her with bathing, for which she uses a hoist, and taking her medication. At the weekend, activities may include going for a walk or, when facilities re-open, going ten pin bowling or swimming.
Previous experience is preferred but training can be given.
Car driver preferred and non-smoker preferred
Important Information:(1) There is a genuine occupational requirement for a FEMALE worker, and therefore only applications from FEMALES will be considered*. *Exempt under the Equality Act 2010 (Schedule 9, Part 1).
Important Information (2) Owing to the nature of this position, any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory checking report from the Disclosure and Barring Service, the cost of which will be met by the local authority.
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It should be noted that these post are covered by “The Smoke Free (Exemptions and Vehicles) Regulations 2007 and therefore “The smoke Free Premises and Enforcement Regulations 2006” do not apply to this post. The regulations allow for exception in private dwellings where the work being undertaken is solely to provide personal care for a person living in the dwelling or to assist with domestic work of the household in the dwelling.