A PA is required in the Leeds LS13 area to support Daniel, who has a diagnosis of
Autism, social and communication difficulties in accessing his local community.
He likes to visit the local park to go on walks and travel by public transport.
Daniel has a Carers Card and Metro carer’s bus pass for a carer to accompany
him during his travels. He requires support with instructions for personal care
needs, for example, toileting (supervision) and prompting with dressing. Daniel is
cheerful and energetic and must be looked after every second when outside.
Daniel requires a PA for a total of 6 hours a week which will be worked flexibly on
weekend. The working days can be flexible, however, Daniel likes to have a
routine and therefore punctuality and stability are essential in this role.
Experience working with children and young people is important for Daniel.
Basic knowledge, experience and support strategies of SEN is essential in the
following areas: Thinking, understanding and learning, Speech, language and
communication, Physical and sensory difficulties.
- Support to source and access interest and hobbies outside the home environment
- Support with developing Daniels social and commutation skills (monetary transactions) Supporting the learning of new skills
- No personal care however supervision is required
Rate of pay
£9.90 per hour
You will be entitled to 5.6 weeks each year pro-rata. You will be required to give
at least two weeks' notice for any holiday required so that alternative
arrangements can be made.
This is a great opportunity to share meaningful experiences with
Daniel, enhance your CV, and develop your skills for your future career.