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Personal Assistant / Support Worker

  • Location: Martlesham
  • Rate: £9.19 per hour Weekdays, £11.55 per hour Weekends
  • Job Type: Fulltime

Job Description

Personal assistant required to join a team of existing PA’s, to support a 39 year old gentleman with an acquired brain injury living in his own home.

Our client suffered a brain injury and physical injuries when the car he was travelling in as passenger, was involved in a road traffic collision. He has made good progress in his recovery but still requires support from PA’s around the clock.

You will be required to provide support with all aspects of personal care, administering medication, moving and handling, food preparation household cleaning and laundry. PA’s are expected to ensure that any medical appointments and pre-arranged activities are attended as well as coming up with ideas to occupy and stimulate him. Experience in a similar role would be an advantage but training and regular supervision will be provided.

Applicants must hold a clean driving license as driving will be part of the role. 

Pay Rates: 

£9.19 per hour Monday to Friday 8am to 8pm

£9.85 per hour Monday to Friday 8pm to 8am

£11.55 per hour Saturday and Sunday 8am to 8pm

£12.27 per hour Friday to Sunday 8pm to 8am

 

Hours of work will be close to 120 hours per month. These will include awake nights of 2200-0800 and some daytime shifts with either including weekend and bank holiday working.

Applicants need to be flexible and willing to cover extra hours for annual leave and sickness.

For more information please contact 01246 520038 or please click to apply online.

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