*This role is a private arrangement with a family or person who is seeking support for themselves or someone else. Humans Cornwall have a dedicated team to help identify personal assistants; these will be funded by the family or person, or they may receive a Direct payment for care and support from Cornwall council.*
Former mental health nurse with a great sense of humour seeks a patient & compassionate personal assistant, with an even greater sense of humour, to support her with some light housework duties such as cleaning bathroom, changing linen, hoovering and laundry. She has a visual impairment, is recovering from 2 strokes and a spinal trauma.
– Accessing community & supporting independence with shopping
– Some personal care i.e. washing hair/shower
– Household support
– Meal preparation
Hourly rate of pay: £10.90 or £13.54 (If self-employed)
Hours per week: 20 hours
Monday – Friday: 4 hours per day –
Start times will be discussed and given a set structure throughout the week.
– Previous experience in a support role
– Someone who takes pride in their work and has good organisational skills
Offers of employment may be subject to DBS checks & referencing. If the role is on a self-employed basis, please ensure you have proof of employment status and public liability insurance.
Due to the high number of applicants that are received for various roles, it is not possible to inform applicants if they have been unsuccessful. Please contact the below email for updates if needed.
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