Supporting: 
Male
Job Ref:
AS/BR1
Area:
BR1
Contract: 
Permanent
Type of support: 
Personal care
Languages: 
English
Age: 
12 - 25 years
Job overview...: 

 

We are seeking a compassionate and dedicated individual to serve as a Personal Assistant (PA)/support worker for in-home care for a 20-year-old male with complex care needs. The PA will be responsible for assisting with dinner, tube feeding, and personal care tasks.

Training will be provided to ensure the PA is equipped to meet the specific needs of the individual.

This is a part-time position, with care required every other week.

Ideally the care will be provided on Monday,Wednesday,Friday & Saturday - the times will be 5-7pm. 

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with feeding dinner and tube feeding according to prescribed instructions.
  • Provide personal care support as needed, including bathing.
  • Assist with mobility and transfers as required.
  • Monitor and report any changes in the individual's condition or behaviour to the appropriate healthcare professionals.
  • Maintain a clean and safe environment for the individual.

Qualifications:

  • Prior experience in caregiving or similar roles is preferred but not required.
  • Willingness to undergo training in complex care procedures.
  • Compassionate and patient demeanour.
  • Ability to follow instructions and work independently.
  • Comfortable working in a home environment with pets (cats).
  • Reliable transportation to the client's home.

Hours and Compensation:

  • Part-time position, with care required every other week.
  • Hourly rate: £13 per hour.
  • 5-7pm.

The role is based in the BR1 Bromley area.

Please note that all candidates will require a reference check and DBS check before employment