RP-AF-09MAY18 - Carer for disabled boy in SE19, weekday mornings only

RP-AF-09MAY18 - Carer for disabled boy in SE19, weekday mornings only

Job reference: RP-AF-09MAY18
Closing date: 9 May, 2018

A carer is required to support a 15-year-old boy with autism to get dressed and go to the bus stop.  Close supervision is required to ensure safety on a busy road.  5 hours per week, 7-8am, Monday to Friday.
Permanent contract, £9.75 per hour, 5.6 weeks paid annual leave.
Closing date for applications 9th May 2018.
Apply using the form below, or for more information please contact Richard on 020 7501 8963.

Job_Description_and_Person_Specification_RP-AF-09MAY18.doc

Application_form_RP-AF-09MAY18.doc

LJ-ATJ-04MAY18: Personal Assistant(s) wanted in Brixton (SW2)

Job reference: LJ-ATJ-04MAY18
Closing date: 4 May, 2018

PA: JOB DESCRIPTION

You will be provided with appropriate training as necessary; however you will need to prove your ability to provide support and assistance with the following:
- Mobility needs: assistance on journeys including all forms of public and (as appropriate) private transport, including travel abroad.
- Communication needs: mostly use of non-verbal communication, ‘Makaton’ signing, pictorial symbols and use of a facilitated communication aid (training provided)
- Personal/Self-care needs: some basic assistance with personal hygiene and dressing.
- Diet: Support with food selection and preparation
- Work/Employment/Social/Leisure needs: support to participate in activities of personal interest and discovering new activities e.g. of shared interest
- Learning needs: some support in learning settings e.g. college (not necessarily to learning assistant level)
- Other: working alongside parent and others in team, carry out reasonable household duties related to the individual needs of the person you will be supporting.

PA: PERSONAL SPECIFICATION

This job is best suited to someone who is enthusiastic, energetic, creative and imaginative and is also open-minded and friendly with a positive/light hearted sense of humour.

It would also be a great advantage if you can demonstrate the following:

• Some knowledge of equal opportunities and inclusion.
• Knowledge and/or enjoyment of some or all of the following: - use of the internet and computers/tablet/ipad, latest tech,
computer gaming, gadgets, live music, visual arts, films, cooking, eating-out, travel, rambling, camping, ecological/environmental issues, conservation, gym, cycling, and swimming
• Behaviour which is honest, reliable and responsible and also able to keep brief records and be self-reflective.
• Very good social skills.
• Confidence and ability to be assertive but also patient and flexible.
• Ability to be empathetic sensitive to the individual and personal needs of someone who has significant learning difficulties, ready to acknowledge their strengths.
• Ability to learn how to communicate non-verbally and willingness to learn how to enable and facilitate inclusion and participation.
• Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, use initiative and make positive and appropriate decisions in difficult and potentially challenging situations.
• Respect for the privacy of the family and ability to keep all information about family and friends confidential.
• Whilst working adopt behaviour that acknowledges and respects the family’s values

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

• PAY: £10ph – £14ph
• During 12 week induction period pay is£10ph.
• Pay increases to £10.50ph after successfully completing first 12 weeks. Subsequent increases happen as part of ongoing appraisals process.
• Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks will be carried out.
• Preferably you will live in Lambeth or surrounding boroughs or can easily travel to Brixton hill.
• Permanent employment for up to 40 hours 5 days a week.
• Hours are flexible and so can also be 10-20 hours a week over 2 or more days.
• Pay includes paid annual leave.
• External supervision, training and all overnights are paid at the national minimum hourly rate
• Specific and ongoing training, guidance and external supervision is provided, with particular focus on any needs you may have in making inclusion happen and developing relationships with individual who is being assisted, his family, community and other contacts.
• Following reference checks, successful applicant will be able to begin a trial period immediately

To apply for this job please complete the application form below and directly to the family. Alternatively you can a copy of your CV for consideration.

LJ-CW-23APR18: Female Personal Assistant wanted in Tulse Hill

Job reference: LJ-CW-23APR18
Closing date: 30 April, 2018

A female Personal Care Assistant is wanted in Tulse Hill to support a disabled lady.

There are shifts available for three afternoons per week between 12.30-7, as well as every other weekend. A job share would be considered if you can do some but not all of the hours.

Experience of working with people with physical disabilities would be an advantage but more important is that you have the right values and interests for the role. A full induction will be provided.

You should be able to cook Caribbean and continental meals, be able to provide support on holidays both in the UK and abroad as well as enjoy swimming and/or using the sauna.

A full driving licence and access to a car would be desirable but is not essential

The rate of pay is £9.00 per hour during the week and £11.00 per hour at weekends.

To apply, please complete the application below and return to the direct payments team.

Application_Pack_CW.doc

LJ-CW-23APR18: Female Personal Assistant wanted in Tulse Hill

Job reference: LJ-CW-23APR18
Closing date: 30 April, 2018

A female Personal Care Assistant is wanted in Tulse Hill to support a disabled lady.

There are shifts available for three afternoons per week between 12.30-7, as well as every other weekend. A job share would be considered if you can do some but not all of the hours.

Experience of working with people with physical disabilities would be an advantage but more important is that you have the right values and interests for the role. A full induction will be provided.

You should be able to cook Caribbean and continental meals, be able to provide support on holidays both in the UK and abroad as well as enjoy swimming and/or using the sauna.

A full driving licence and access to a car would be desirable but is not essential

The rate of pay is £9.00 per hour during the week and £11.00 per hour at weekends.

To apply, please complete the application below and return to the direct payments team.

Application_Pack_CW.doc

SM 240418 AH Mother seeking carer for two disabled children in SW9

Job reference: SM 230418 AH
Closing date: 24 April, 2018

SM 240418 AH
Client living in SW9 is looking for a female carer to help support her two disabled children, a girl aged 12 and a boy aged 9. Both children have autistic spectrum conditions. Ideally, the carer will be a Somali speaker.
The job is for 10 hours per week, 2 hours per day Monday to Friday in two shifts:
• 8am – 9am Monday to Friday
• 5pm to 6pm Monday to Friday
The carer would assist the children’s’ mother with:
• Dressing
• Breakfast
• Cleaning up after the meal
• Putting the children onto the school bus.
The closing date for this post is April 24th
Job application packs can be picked up from:
http://www.disabilitylambeth.org.uk/dasl/payments/d-recruiting-personal-assistants/
SM_240418_AH_job_app_pack.doc

LJ-RM-20APR18: Personal Assistants Wanted in Brixton

Job reference: LJ-RM-20APR18
Closing date: 20 April, 2018

I am looking for live out Personal Assistants to help a 28 years old male. I have Duchenne muscular Dystrophy and I am a full time wheelchair user.

The role of a Personal Assistant is a unique opportunity to help make another person’s life a little easier. I am looking for someone who is caring, compassionate, fun and energetic, who is also easy to get on with.

You will help me with all aspects of personal care including washing, dressing and toileting, shopping, outings, escorting me to meetings and social appointments, administration of medication, meal preparation, cleaning, etc

Previous experience and skills in caring for someone with complex care needs is desirable, but not essential as training will be provided.

As a Personal Assistant you will be:

Be punctual, reliable and flexible where needed
Able to peak clear and fluent English
Have a valid right/permit to work in the UK
Possess a clean driving licence and the ability to drive confidently in the UK is desirable but not essential.
Able to provide a current DBS certificate, or be happy to apply for one if needed.

I am looking for at least 4 Personal Assistants to join my team. Ideally you’d be available to work for 30 hours per week across shifts from 7am to 10pm between Monday and Sunday at my home in Brixton

The rate of pay is £10.20 per hour, dependent on experience.

To apply, please complete the application form below and return to the direct payments team.

Recruitment_Pack_RM.doc

JH-JG-29APR18 Personal Assistant wanted to assist young disabled woman in Salters Hill

Job reference: JH-JG-29APR18
Closing date: 30 April, 2018

Personal Assistant wanted to work with young disabled woman in Salters Hill area, South London. Housework, preparing meals and bringing her two young children to school. 9.5 hours per week in term time and 4.5 hours during the school holidays. Monday to Friday in the morning 7am to 9am. Pay rate is £9.75 per hour. Must be experienced working with disabled people or children. DBS desirable.
For an application pack please contact http://www.disabilitylambeth.org.uk quote reference JH-JG-29APR18. Closing date is 29/4/18.

Recruitment_pack.doc

JH-MA-20APR18 Personal Assistant wanted to work with disabled child with autism in Stockwell

Job reference: JH-MA-20APR18
Closing date: 20 April, 2018

Female or Male Personal Assistant wanted to work with disabled autistic child in Stockwell area. Collecting from school and bringing to activities. Travel costs will be reimbursed.  Monday and Wednesday in the afternoon but days will be flexible. 8 hours per week. Pay rate is £9.75 per hour (may increase later). Ofsted registered desirable. Experience of working with autistic children or children with speech and language difficulties. Outgoing personality required and an interest in taking children to different places.

For an application pack please contact http://www.disabilitylambeth.org.uk quote reference JH-MA-20APR18. Closing date is 20/4/18.

Job_Description_and_Person_Specification.doc

Female Personal Assistant for disabled woman in Brixton ES1

Job reference: ES1
Closing date:

Female Personal Assistant wanted to work with disabled woman in Brixton area, South London. Personal Care and some light housework. Monday to Saturday in the mornings. 12 hours per week. Pay rate is £9.75 per hour. Must be experienced working with disabled or older people.

For an application pack please contact http://www.disabilitylambeth.org.uk quote reference ES1.

WEBSITE_APP_PACK_ES1.doc

TOB2 Personal Assistant wanted to help disabled woman in Clapham

Job reference: TOB2
Closing date:

Female Personal Assistant wanted to work with disabled woman in Clapham area, South London. Cleaning and shopping. 10 hours per week, Monday to Wednesday flexible hours. Pay rate is £9.15 per hour. Must be experienced working with disabled or older people.

For an application pack please contact http://www.disabilitylambeth.org.uk quote reference TOB2. Closing date is 18/3/16.

WEBSITE_APP_PACK_TOB2.doc

JH6 Female Personal Assistant to work with disabled woman in Streatham

Job reference: JH6
Closing date:

Female Personal Assistant wanted to work with disabled woman in Streatham area, South London. Accompanying hospital visits, assisting with medication and shopping. 14 hours per week, Monday to Saturday in the morning. Flexible hours. Pay rate is £9.15 per hour. Must be experienced working with disabled or older people.

For an application pack please contact http://www.disabilitylambeth.org.uk quote reference JH6. Closing date is 27/11/15.

WEBSITE_APP_PACK_JH6.doc

AA6 Female Personal Assistant wanted for young woman with learning disability in Battersea

Job reference: AA6
Closing date:

Female Personal Assistant wanted to work with young woman with learning disability in Battersea area, South London. Accompanying her shopping, going to the swimming pool and the library.  6 hours per week on Saturday morning and afternoon. Pay rate is £8.21 per hour. Must be experienced working with disabled or young people.

For an application pack please contact http://www.disabilitylambeth.org.uk quote reference AA6. Closing date is 7/8/15.

WEBSITE_APP_PACK_AA6.doc

REF KBFH13 Female Personal Assistant requried in London (SW2) area

Job reference: REF KBFH13
Closing date:

Female Personal Assistant required for disabled girl with cerebral palsy London SW2. Must be friendly and reliable. 2 hours a day, 5 days a week, at £8.21 per hour. 

Reference KBFH13
Closing date 30/09/13
REF_KBFH13_Application_Pack.doc