Graduate / PA / Carer / Student Worker / Live-in / Law student / Birmi

Recruiter
Ask Jules
Location
Birmingham
Salary
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Posted
20 Sep 2019
Closes
04 Oct 2019
Job Type
Graduate
Contract Type
Permanent
Graduate/ PA / Carer / Student Worker / Live-in / Law student / Birmingham University
AskJules are agents for university students with physical disabilities who choose to employ like-minded Personal Assistants (PAs) to provide their personal care.
We are recruiting on behalf of a 19-year-old male who starting University in Birmingham this September.
  • Job Title: PA/Carer/Student Support required to support 19-year-old male student
  • Start Date: September 2019
  • Location: Birmingham
  • A Full Clean UK Driving License is Required for this Position
Pay & Benefits
GBP840 per week worked.
Free accommodation when on shift.
5.6 week's holiday pro rata.
About our Client
  • Sustained a C6/C7 incomplete spinal cord injury due to a mountain bike accident.
  • Manual wheelchair user
  • Loves sports - weight training
  • Very independent and sociable but will also spend time chilling watching Netflix, box sets and TV series.
  • Loves watching films: Japanese dramas, and listen to music.
  • Is bilingual speaking English and Japanese
About the Job
Care is one important aspect of this job role, however, you will be required to provide holistic support to our client by facilitating independence in engaging in activities such as going to see friends, going to parties, the cinema, going on holiday, watching a bit of Netflix and much more!
This job is more of "a big brother" role rather than carer and includes all the fun things you'd expect a 19-year-old to be doing.
Weight Training is a big passion of our client and someone that has an interest in this would be a good match.
You will need to be able to drive as you will be accompanying him on trips out and be happy to work in a variety of different social situations.
Our client knows what needs to be done and can always direct you.
Care experience is not required as full training in our client's requirements will be provided.
About You
You are unlikely to have experience in every aspect of our client's care therefore full training in his particular needs is provided.
  • You will need to be physically fit, calm, patient and caring
  • Have an interest in Sports - Weight Training
  • Good organisational skills and being able to work on your own initiative
  • Have a good sense of humour
  • A mature and responsible attitude
  • You must hold a full clean UK driving license
  • Fluent in English
  • Be clean and tidy in both your appearance and ways.
  • Non-Smoker
  • You must be able to respect our client's privacy and have an understanding of the need for confidentiality in all areas of your work.
If you would like to apply for this position, please describe your interests and why you would be suitable in your covering letter.
AskJules is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults. All applicants must be willing to undergo the appropriate screening, including checks with past employers and an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.