Milestones Trust are looking for a team of Personal Assistants who will support young people with learning disabilities/autism and physical disabilities to settle into their new homes in Sea Mills. The modern apartments have been purpose-built for 5 tenants in partnership with Bristol City Council, and have been equipped with smart assistive technology to enable people we support maximise their independence.
Addison Apartments, West Parade, Sea Mills, Bristol, BS9 2LA
£10.42 per hour plus £500 Welcome Bonus
The Personal Assistants will support tenants with all aspects of daily life (personal care, medication administration, accessing the community, shopping, house chores, etc.). They will also ensure they can access activities and are supported with all their interests and hobbies. This may include swimming, trips, arts and crafts, going to music and sport events, etc. They will encourage and enable individuals to make day-to-day choices and major life decisions, signposting where appropriate, and to develop a positive self-image and maintaining good health. Developing relationships and maintaining contact with family and friends is also part of the role.
We are looking for people who will work well in a team, but are also able to work on their own. We offer a variety of shifts, including weekends:
- Earlies (07:00-14:00)
- Lates (14:00-21:00)
- Long days (07:00-21:00)
- Waking nights (21:00-07:00)
More details and the online application form can be found at https://www.joinmilestonestrust.org.uk/opportunities/sea-mills/