Personal Care Assistant - 33 hours per week, term time only
Are you passionate about supporting young adults with complex disabilities to live happy and fulfilling lives, with as much independence as possible? Do you have experience of working with people with disabilities, learning difficulties or the elderly?
We require a part time Personal Care Assistant to work within our Additional Learning Support team, 5 days a week from 8.30am - 2.00pm (half hour lunchbreak). The role is a specialist one that involves supporting our students with complex personal care needs throughout the day. Experience of working with people with additional needs is essential, as is demonstrable previous training/knowledge of; Moving & Handling, Personal Care, Dignity in Care, Feeding, Dysphagia, Infection Control, Medication, Disability First Aid.
Further details: Job Description
HRUC is an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from all people, irrespective of disability, race, gender, age, sexual orientation, transsexual or gender reassignment, marital or civil partnership, religion/faith or pregnancy and maternity leave.
Disclosure and Barring Service checks
HRUC (Harrow, Richmond & Uxbridge Colleges) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults, and we expect all staff to share this commitment. To ensure that we meet our safeguarding commitments we will carry out all necessary pre-employment checks, including undertaking an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check for all successful candidates.
Where references are taken up by the College, it is our policy not to disclose references to candidates.
For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.