Please Quote Ref: CX191
Location: HU7 area of Hull
Rate of pay: £10.42
Hours: 10 hrs per week
Days: To be discussed at interview
Further Information: A kind and confident personal assistant is required to support a 29-year male in the HU7 area of the city. He would like a PA to take him out and about, offering him the reassurance and support he needs to enjoy his time outside away from home. He enjoys using the trains and busses to get out a explore our city visiting the museums or The Deep, he also enjoys activities such as bowling or the cinema. He may take a while to build up trust in a new person but is bright and chatty and loves talking about films, TV series and his big passion WWE. If you can offer calm and reassurance to an individual wanting to enjoy some time out and about then please apply.
“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/employer.”
How to apply
Option 1: Click apply button and upload a cv/cover letter (**ON MOBILE VIEW IT IS AT THE VERY BOTTOM OF PAGE).
Option 2: Complete an apply to be a PA and then email email@example.com with your name and reference number of the job you wish to be out forward for (you can apply for more than one at a time).
Option 3: Please send a printed application to The Recruitment Team Choices and Rights Disability Coalition, The Centre for Independent Living, Jude Lodge, Tiverton Road, Bransholme, Hull HU7 4QS
The above 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.
Applications will be forwarded to the disabled person or their representative, they will then choose which candidates they wish to interview. They may contact you directly or ask their support worker to contact you and arrange a suitable date for an interview to take place.
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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.
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