CDP1402 Personal Assistant to Child Quote ref: CDP1402 on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTIONPersonal Assistant GENERAL INFORMATIONPersonal assistant needed to assist a female child who has a severe physical disability and was born with Arthrogryposis. She also has left hemiparesis which is a weakness on the left side of the body. She is hoisted, and needs support for transfers and personal care.She is non-verbal, but she has good use of body language and she uses a communication device. HOURS OF WORK Monday- Friday 8.00am till 9.00am4.00pm till 5.00pm8pm-9pm1 additional hour per day (school holidays only = extra 5 hours) RATE OF PAY£9.40 per hour TASKS CAN INCLUDE• Assist with personal care when and where required.• Help get ready in the morning.• Assistance with pad changes.• Help to get ready for bed. TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED• Flexibility. • Reliable.• Good sense of humour.• Trustworthy.• Friendly. ABOUT THE JOBThough a part-time job, this will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted. A probationary period of 6 months will be necessary in the first instance. The wage will be paid monthly on return of a payslip provided by the Centre for Independent Living. You will receive appropriate holidays and holiday pay.