A young man, aged 18 with autism, ADHD, Tourette’s, and behavioural problems, seeks a Personal Assistant to take him out socially to activities of his choice. He also has learning difficulties and sensory issues. He is a very happy young man, who enjoys building relationships with people he can trust.
The role will involve taking him out into the community to take part in activities he enjoys, i.e. cinema, car boots, bowling. He enjoys golf and gaming, swimming, etc. He loves history and geography facts and figures, so he enjoys museums.
You will need to hold a full clean driving licence and be patient during journeys if he is having an off day.
DBS/Reference checks will be required for this post - Cost to be met by the local authority.
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The Direct Payments Support Service is an in-house service provided by the East Riding of Yorkshire Council. The service promotes independent choice and inclusion, allowing our service users to employ their own care and support as needed. We support many individuals with varying abilities, assisting with advertising and recruitment for a range of roles including support workers, carers and personal assistants.
Some travel across East Riding of Yorkshire may be required, applicants must be able to transport themselves.
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS clearance check.