Personal Support Assistant Part Time

Job type: Temporary Salary: £10.42 per hour Location: Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire
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About this role

PA Job description

Must be fluent in Portuguese
We are looking for male and female workers with experience in supporting adults and young people with learning disabilities and other health conditions to live independent personal and social lives. To motivate people to access community social and leisure activities. Providing support in the home and in the community, (no personal care involved, no heavy lifting/moving and handling, and no administration of medication).

Do you have the following?

  • Fluent in Portuguese 
  • An interest in working with young people/adults with learning disabilities.
  • Qualities to motivate and encourage independence.
  • Experience in handling challenging behaviour.
  • Ideally a driving licence and own vehicle

Duties of the role may include but are not limited the following;

  • Taking clients out for shopping/activities
  • Assisting around the house
  • Attending local hubs and activity centres
  • Prompting to maintain personal hygiene
  • To maintain hobbies and interests such as swimming/cinema
  • Attending hospital and doctors’ appointments with client

These roles are offered on a flexible basis, hours can vary dependent on client and their needs.

A current DBS is essential for this role (we can update or apply if not current) having a driving license and access to a vehicle would be advantageous, you will be required to have business insurance on the vehicle.

If the above sounds like your ideal next role then we would love to hear from you.

Job Type: Temporary contract

Salary: £10.42 per hour

Hours:

Day 1 - 12pm – 2pm

Day 2 – 2pm – 4pm

Day 3 – 12pm – 2pm

Language:

  • Portuguese (ESSENTIAL)
  • English 

Licence/Certification:

  • UK driving license and use of a vehicle (required)

You may on occasion be asked to cover other shifts e.g. holidays and sickness and any extra hours when necessary. To apply you must be eligible to work in the UK and meet all national safeguarding criteria.

Due to the high volume of applications received, please note only suitable candidates will be contacted

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