Personal assistant to a 15 year-old wheelchair user
This job, based in Streatham South London, will suit someone who is confident, outgoing, has initiative, is creative, likes to have fun and who likes working with young people. They should also have a positive view of disability.
The role involves assisting with day to day tasks including doing homework, leisure activities such as going to gigs, household chores, dog walking, shopping, cooking and personal care.
Hours are flexible as we are looking to recruit two personal assistants to cover the necessary hours. Availability would ideally be some/all weekdays 7.30am to 9.30am and/or some/all weekdays 3.00pm to 6.00pm and/or 6.00pm to 9.00pm.
There is additional work available at weekends and during school holidays.
Pay is £11 an hour for core, agreed hours, and an enhanced rate of £13 an hour for additional hours. There is 4 weeks paid holiday (pro rata) a year.
To apply please send a CV setting and a covering note about why you would like this position, as well as the hours you would be available to work. We are looking for someone to start as soon as possible!