Honesty, 100% reliability, positive attitude, flexibility, smart appearance with a professional care approach. Understanding and respect for an individual and their home. These are the key requirements for this personal care role in Headingley, Leeds LS6. Experience preferred but not as essential as these attributes above for this post.
Shift patterns allow for other other work, 3 days and nights on and 6 days off.
Warm and friendly physially disabled lady. Duties include:
– All aspects of personal care
– Use of special disability aids ie hoist to lift from bed to chair etc.
– Cooking (3 meals and drinks) and cleaning
– Night care if client needs personal care (occasional)
– Assisting with exercising in the home and trips into town
Pay and shift pattern
Working a continuous 24 hour shift 3 days and 3 nights.
Day 1 paid from 8pm until 10pm (2 hours)
Day 2 paid from 7am to 10pm (15 hours)
Day 3 paid from 7am to 10pm (15 hours)
Day 4 paid 7am to 8pm (13 hours)
TOTAL: 45 hours
Will be paid for 45 hours per shift at £7.56 per hour
Night shift rate
Plus the following rates flat per night, on top of the day rates above:
A set nightly rate (sleep in, room provided)
£30 Mon to Fri 10pm to 7am
£40 Sat and Sun 10pm to 7am
Followed by 6 days and 6 nights off.
Contribute towards meals or bring own food.
Flexibility is key with ‘overtime’ will be expected to cover for holidays and sickness for the other two carers (paid for the extra hours and shifts).
Training will be given in the home and extra training courses will be provided as required.
This is a self employed opportunity, the worker will be responsible for all of their own tax and national insurance contributions.
Please provide a covering letter addressing the requirements and duties above, telling us about yourself and how you plan to work the shift patterns.
CV not optional, not essential.
Note: A Disclosure and Barring Service (Enhanced) criminality check must be completed on appointment. Please declare any criminal convictions on your application.
Will be held in the afternoon on Tue 21 June or Tue 28 June in Armley, Leeds with the disabled lady and an Independent Living Advisor, please keep these dates free