• Part time
  • Anywhere
  • £19 GBP
  • 31 July 2024
  • Salary/Hourly Rate: £19

Applicant status required: Self-employed

* This role is a private arrangement with a person or family who is seeking support for someone else or themselves. You will not be employed by or carry out work for Humans Cornwall; we have a dedicated team to help identify private personal assistants for care and support. These roles are personally assisting somebody to achieve their goals, gain independence and/or manage their daily lives; These will be self-funded by the family or person, or they may receive a Direct payment from Cornwall council. *

Location: Penzance

Easy-going young adult, who loves rugby, cricket and has a great sense of humour is seeking a reliable, kind and experienced self-employed P.A. to support him.

Applicants must be physically fit and enjoy participating in sporting activities and be able to support him in accessing the local community to build on his independence and awareness.

The young person has a diagnosis of Autism spectrum disorder.

Support required:

·       Attending sporting activities/events (joining in)

·       Accessing local community

·       Shopping/eating out and assistance with managing money

·       Building on the young person’s understanding of the wider world


Hourly rate of pay: £19 – no additional travel expenses paid

Hours per week: 5 – 10 hrs to be agreed; days/times may vary.


–        Full clean drivers’ licence; own car & appropriate insurance.

–        Must be physically fit and enjoy participating in sporting activities

–        Valid DBS

–        Public Liability Insurance

–        Must be self-employed


–        Previous experience supporting young people with ASD & Learning Difficulties.

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.

When applying, your C.V. will be passed onto the family or person for their consideration. 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.

If interested, please click apply or email a copy of your CV to dana@humanscornwall.co.uk and quote reference 225

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