I am a Father of 14 year old twin girls & a 10 year old boy, all with autism but very different personalities. They have no challenging physical or health conditions.
I am looking for a live-in Nanny for 30-50 hours a week to join my existing team of carers.
Tasks will include helping them get ready for school, personal care, ironing their uniform & clothes, preparing meals & assisting with eating, supporting them at after-school clubs & to access leisure/social activities, getting them ready for bed & some domestic duties, whilst ensuring their safety at all times & continually engaging & encouraging communication with them.
Food and accommodation is included.
This is a rewarding role and any necessary training will be provided
"Exemption is claimed under the Equality Act 2010 Part 1 Schedule 9."
Driver with own car desirable but not essential
All applicants must be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check
Successful applicants will be entitled to Holiday pay and will be issued employment contracts.
Helping with laundry, washing, drying, ironing, putting away
Bed making, changing bed linen
Taking out rubbish
General housework, including cleaning, dusting and vacuuming.
Preparing drinks, snacks and meals & assistance with eating.
Taking stock of what is needed for meals/writing shopping lists
Preparing school bags with snacks etc.
Checking school/home books for messages
Supervision and assistance with washing, bathing/showering, drying, hair washing/ brushing/drying, teeth cleaning as required, encouraging to be as independent as possible
Help getting into and out of bath/shower as required
Assistance with applying cream
General hair/skin care
Assistance with using the toilet
Assistance with dressing and undressing/ helping with buttons and fastenings
Getting up in morning & into bed at night (by 9pm)
Attending to children if it takes a while to settle at bedtime .
Administering medication as necessary, informing employer when medication is low
Helping with other aspects of personal care as required, for example assisting to get changed at swimming pool/gym.
Mealtimes e.g. cutting up food, assistance to eat
Engaging with the children, encouraging communication with the child that requires signing
Taking children to meet transport for school/meeting them after school
Engage with children - most evenings, one or two children will be collected from school by the second PA and taken to a range of activities.
Accompany children when accessing social and leisure activities, including after school clubs
Occasional longer journeys
Accompanying on trips
Liaising with employer and other PA’s as required
The successful applicant will be:
Female * due to personal care needs
Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentiality
Reliable with good time-keeping
Able to both follow instructions and work on own initiative
Hygienic, tidy minded and well organised
Fit and healthy to undertake the required duties
Patience and possess excellent interpersonal skills
Honest and cheerful
Able to speak and read English to a reasonable standard
Legally permitted to work in the United Kingdom
Able to work at all times to high standards of Health & Safety
Previous experience preferred but this is not as essential as a kind and common sense approach to these roles.
FULL DRIVING LICENSE(DESIRABLE BUT NOT ESSENTIAL)
SPECIAL NEEDS EXPERIENCE
KIDS MEAL PREPARATION.
KIDS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES
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