Personal Assistant/Support Worker

Canterbury, Kent
£104 per day, £102 per night
04 Jan 2022
01 Feb 2022
Contract Type
Full Time


I am a 42 year old socially active physically disabled lady, I am cheerful and friendly and like to live life to the full. I need support to maintain an independent lifestyle. I am a powered wheelchair user and need assistance with personal care/medical care and all daily tasks.


What This Role Entails:-
I'm looking for a friendly, caring Personal Assistants to come and join my team doing a pattern of shifts on a 4 week rota covering 24/7.
Each post will involve a minimum of 3 shifts per week, some day shifts, some nights, 33.5 hours minimum per week for each post. Additional shifts will be available to cover holidays/sickness. I will require my PAs to work flexibly, this is to make sure I have all shifts covered.


The job role involves, personal care (hoisting, bathing, assistance to eat, etc) household duties, support when out and about and assistance when attending the theatre, cinema and social events, eating out etc. This is an enjoyable job!!


This position is in my adapted bungalow in Canterbury, Kent.
This is a PAYE position. Paid at £10.46 per hour, until midnight when you would be paid £40 per sleep in night. Example shifts would be :- 8am - 6pm, 6pm - 8 am.


P.A Requirements Needed Are As Follows:-
Happy, chatty, flexible, must be reliable and capable of taking instructions for my support needs. I am able to think for myself even though I am unable to attend to my needs. Good understanding of spoken and written English. The position is ideal for reliable individuals who are outgoing and eager to learn the role and help me enjoy my life.


Must have a full clean driving licence and be a confident driver, of a manual vehicle.


You will be required to have had all your Covid Vaccines , as I am very vulnerable.


Experience not essential as I can self-direct my care, but some knowledge of disability awareness would be an advantage. A friendly and caring personality are more important than qualifications.
References will be required and this position is subject to a DBS check, this will be funded by Continuing Healthcare.


This is a female only position, and is exempt under the Equality Act 2010 Schedule 9 paragraphs 1-4.
A probationary period of twelve weeks will be required.


I require one more lovely person to join my team. Interviews will be face to face in January  for job to commence in early February  2022


If you are interested in this position please contact me, with your CV (if you have one) and in return I will send an Application Form and a more comprehensive job description


Application deadline: 30/01/2022


Expected start date: 7/02/2022


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