SDS Options is looking for a Personal Assistant to help a 14-year-old male with engaging in social activities and discovering new groups to join. He has an interest in sports and films so would like to build up the trust in someone who can help him find new ways of enjoying life. He has information processing difficulties, language difficulties and significant learning difficulties as well as autism.
We require someone to supervise him during activities etc as he does not understand the dangers of situations. He cannot look after himself independently so you would be there look into new activities to try; accompany him to them and help him to engage. He enjoys crazy golf and movies and would be happy to explore new ideas.
Applicants must have a caring attitude, have a good sense of humour, be reliable with a positive and flexible approach to work.
This role requires an enhanced check through PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups).
Duties & Responsibilities
Supervise and attend social activities.
Assistance with sourcing and choosing things to do.
Encouragement and patience
To apply for this post please submit a copy of your CV quoting the job reference number SDS/MD/270701