Hayley ref#3718



Rate Of Pay




Brief Requirements

Job description:
We are looking for a PA to come and assist our wonderful daughter to have fun.

X is 3 years old and loves to play, enjoys when people sing to her and loves her walker and trike.

X also has cerebral palsy, epilepsy and a vision impairment. She is tube fed and non-verbal but that doesn’t mean she doesn’t have anything to say. We have lots of different ways in which we communicate.

X needs someone to help with her positioning so that she can play, help with physio and other therapies, communication needs and personal care.

Experience in care, physio, pre-school or nursing is desirable but absolutely not essential as training will be given but energy, enthusiasm and fun personality is a must!

Person Specification

Planning play activities - motor skills, fine motor, sensory, music, vision, communication
Positioning for play
Attending certain appointments with parents to get a better idea of X needs
Tube feeds and medication given via gastrostomy
Cleaning syringes and preparing occasional medication
Supporting the family with household (dishwasher, washing etc)
Physiotherapy (access to sessions with X and her private physiotherapist with family, practicing a variety of physio techniques)

Main Description

Self employed
Public liability insurance
DBS checked

Background in care or working with young people
An interest in paediatric physio and development
Own transport

Dependant on experience but minimum £10.50 ph