We are seeking to recruit a small team of part-time Personal Assistants to provide care at home for a female in her eighties. She resides with her daughter who is the main carer. She is in the end stage of Dementia, bed bound and requires full assistance with all Moving & Handling, continence care, personal hygiene, feeding, administration of medication, monitoring of skin integrity.
The successful candidate will need to be pro-active, able to use own initiative and have prior experience of providing care for people living with Dementia, either through a family connection or professional capacity.
You will be highly reliable, honest, punctual, well-mannered, caring, friendly and patient.
You will need to be trained in moving & handling and preferably hold a NVQ Level 3 in Health & Social Care. Additional training can be arranged in required.
The care is provided on a 2:1 basis on the following times which could be flexible and can be discussed at Interview
Applications are welcome for all or any of the hours available and can be split into part time hours. We are looking to recruit a small team of 3-4 PA’s who can provide care for all these hours and cover for each other. Times could be flexible.