MB001 / A personal assistant is required to support a 85 year old gentlemen in East Hull.

Job Category: Adults
Job Location: HU8

Please quote Ref: MB001
Location: East Hull HU8
Rate of pay: £10.42
Hours: 3 (May be more available)
Vacancies: 1
Further Information:

A Personal Assistant is required initially for 3 hours a week to act as a companion and facilitator for a 85 year old gentlemen who has Alzheimer’s who lives in the East Hull area. The 3 hours are required on a Monday or Friday to take him out and to give his wife some respite. The gentleman likes going to garden centres, museums and walking in the park if the weather is good. He enjoys the company of others ans is very sociable. If the successful applicant gets on well with the gentleman, the hours may be increased to extend the range of activities.

Applicants should also have a strongly developed sense of social justice in supporting the social inclusion of disabled people in their local community. In addition, they should be honest, reliable, and good at communicating, tolerant and non-judgemental and able to build good relationships based on trust and respect.

Applicants should quote reference number MB001

“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 a apply to be a PA and then email esw@choicesandrights.org.uk with your name and reference number of the job you wish to be out forward for.(you can apply for mor then 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

 

Important Information

 

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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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.

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Choices and Rights have received support from Hull City Council to produce a video showing three different examples of how disabled people can use direct payments. The video features stories of the different experiences of disabled people and their Personal Assistants (PAs) and was produced and edited by Mal Wlliamson. (https://malwilliamson.com/)

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