Please Quote Ref : CX746
Location : HU5 area of Hull
Rate of pay : £10.42 per hour.
Hours : 4 hours per week
Days : weekends – flexible, to be discussed at interview
Vacancies : 1
A calm, patient, PA is required to support a boy living in the HU5 area of Hull. The boy is very active and enjoys going to the local swimming pool, although he cannot swim, and you would need to go into the pool with him. He also enjoys going to the park, and ten pin bowling.
The boy has severe learning difficulties and autism. He has no sense of danger, so when indoors, you would need to ensure that doors are locked, with keys out of the lock. When out and about, you would need to hold his hand, especially in busy areas, to ensure his safety.
The boy has very limited verbal communication but can communicate his needs and wants.
He requires some help with personal care. “
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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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