CX410 / Personal assistant / HU3 Area / £9.50 ph / 28hrs

The following vacancy is advertised directly by the disabled person/ representative who receives support from the Direct Payment Support Service. Successful applicants will be employed directly by the disabled person/representative not Choices and Rights. It is important to note Choices and Rights are acting on the employer’s behalf and we cannot be held responsible for any actions arising out of your employment.

Please Quote Ref: CX410
Location: HU3 area of Hull
Rate of pay: £9.50
Hours: 28 hours p/w – Temporary PA with possibility to become permanent post
Days: To be discussed at interview
Vacancies: 1
Further Information: A Male Personal Assistant is needed to support an autistic 20 years old, non-verbal young man. This young man enjoys walking, swimming and trampolining. A car driver would be preferred; however, this is not essential. The main duties will include some personal care and basic hygiene assistance, support to access the community and community activities so the PA must have a strongly developed sense of justice in supporting the social inclusion of disabled people in their local community. An essential quality the ideal PA will possess is excellent communication skills and be able to stay calm and deal with difficult situations. Ideally the PA should have some experience of working/training working with autism though training will be given. Applicants should have a genuine interest in working with disabled people, be honest and trustworthy, and have a confident nature with the ability to remain calm.

Important information: There is a genuine occupational requirement for a MALE worker, and therefore only applications from MALE workers will be considered*.*Exempt under the Equality Act 2021 (Schedule 9, part 1).

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Smoke Free Exemption

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.