Various Personal Assistant roles

  • Croydon
  • £8.50 - £12.00
  • Direct Payments Support Service
  • 10-15 hours per week

THE COMPANY

Croydon Councils, Adult Social Care and All-age Disability Service,  provide assistance for to local residents with disabilities to find suitable Carers, by supporting service users with direct payment support service. 

THE ROLE

Croydon Council are advertising various Personal Assistant/Care positions for local residents. The individual residents receiving care will be the employer and the employment contract will be between the employer and employee.

 

The various roles include:

  • Caring for/supporting children with disabilities
  • Caring for/supporting elderly people
  • Caring for/supporting Adults with disabilities

 

Please not that Croydon Council is not the employer

THE CANDIDATE

The duties are dependent on the needs of Care Receiver/Employer and may include:

  • Escorting to and from nursery/ school
  • Personal care ( depending on need)
  • Medication administration
  • Meal preparation and feeding
  • Postural positioning
  • Interactive communication
  • Therapies (Physio, massage and stimulation)
  • Companionship
  • Accessing the Community – including visiting the cinema, gym, courses and other places of interest.
  • Developing Life Skills – including handling money

Training will be provided

 

OTHER INFORMATION

The ideal candidates will have previous experience and a level 1, 2 or 3 Health and Social Care qualification.

 

However, If you can demonstrate that you are keen to start a career in Care and don’t have the above, you may still be considered. Please apply below to register your interest in these roles and for future opportunities in Personal Care/Care Work. There will be a further registration process.

 

DBS clearance is required and if you do not currently have an up to date DBS, this must be processed before employment commences.

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