We are currently looking to recruit Personal Assistants to work closely with our patients to provide one to one support with
· Washing and Hygiene
· Assisting to push wheelchair to access other areas of the home and visits off site
· Attending activities in the home
· Attending Activities off site.
· Accessing the local community.
· Baking and assisting to feed.
· Playing games, boards games etc
· Listening to music and watching movies
· Socialisation and providing emotional support.
· Holistic therapy.
The needs of our patients change daily so we are looking for you to be outgoing, friendly and have a flexible and positive approach. You need have a resilient mind-set with the ability to help organise and motivate. You need to be pro-active and person centred to promote social engagement and interaction.
£9.90 – £11.40 per hour
Extra £1 per hour from 7pm-7am
Overtime at double rate received after 36 hours completed.
What we can offer you to be part of our team? We are proud to be a living wage employer which means our pay starts at £9.90 per hour with training pathways in place to enable you to earn up to £11.40 per hour following successful completion of our in house training program
Night shift increment of extra £1 per hour (not available unless working a night shift)
Overtime paid at double normal rate of pay (After 36 hours)
A variety of shift patterns available from:
7.00pm – 7.00am
Flexible working hours may accommodated (discussed at interview)
Full induction (6 months) and personal training pathway up to and including Apprentice Nurse Associate Programme.
We will be looking to expand this out further to offer training pathways in Occupational therapy, Physiotherapy and Speech and Language therapist over the next 18 months and into 2024.
Stated hours contract (no zero hours or annual hours unless requested)
Career training, progression from in house specialised training to NVQs
Working as part of a multidisciplinary team alongside, Nurses, Occupational Therapist, Physiotherapists and Speech and Language Therapists
Working with experienced staff to mentor you into the role
5.6 weeks annual leave
Contributory pension/saving scheme
Access to a number of nationally recognised training courses and qualifications.
Genuine career progression and development opportunities.
Employee assistance programme including free counselling and legal advice
Subsidised restaurant and vending facilities.
This is a hugely rewarding role and a career to be proud of where every day you will go home knowing you made a positive difference to the lives our patients.