Job Details

Live in Carer Chepstow : £665 per week

Gwent, United Kingdom, GBP 665 per week, Self Employed

Posted: 4 days ago

Continuity Care Limited

Description

Live-In Personal Assistant/Carer. Female preferred for personal care needs. (Self Employed) for an active male in his thirties

Our client is looking for a Live-in Personal Assistant/Carer who can support him in his day-to-day life. This role is for a young man who lives with his family near Chepstow He has Cerebral Palsy but lives a very active lifestyle. He enjoys socialising and playing Boccia.

This is a very exciting opportunity to work with an engaging and intelligent young man, living in a beautiful and spacious home with excellent accommodation for the successful candidate.

Job Specification

This is a long-term positon as this young man is looking for regular carers who can support him in his life. The role will initially be based in Chepstow at the family house but as our client intends to live on his own in the future it is important that the Personal Assistant/Carer is able to take care of all his needs. Our client competes in events and competitions and so the role will also require the carer to occasionally travel to these national/international competitions to support him.

This young man has a preference towards candidates close to his age (30's), who enjoy active lifestyles, and have a proactive approach to work. He has speech difficulties, so uses a speech generating machine. It would be useful if the carer/PA first language was English but this is not essential. The role will be companionship, with personal care. Other duties will include cooking, cleaning and washing clothes and helping him with his appointments and outings.The candidate will also be able to fit into the family lifestyle and be able to get along with his mother and father. His family are very accommodating and try to help wherever possible. They have helped and looked after their son most of his life, but now feel that it is important for him to find a kind and empathetic Personal Assistant/Carer that can help be with him when he decides to leave home for a new chapter in his life.

Qualities we are looking for in Live-in PA/Carer

  • Engaging and proactive approach to work
  • Interest in sport.
  • Outgoing and can adapt to family lifestyle
  • Ability to perform household duties in support of family
  • Non-smoker
  • Able to drive adapted vehicle
  • Clean drivers license
  • Good level of English as our client has speech issues
  • Patient and easy going

Shift Pattern: Flexible but longer assignments preferable.

Salary: Excellent rate of pay.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Details

LiveinCarer
Full Time
Gwent, United Kingdom
Self Employed
GBP 665 per week