• Part time
  • Anywhere
  • £20 GBP
  • 31 July 2024
  • Salary/Hourly Rate: £20

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: Polruan, Fowey

Gentleman who loves books and chatting seeks a patient personal assistant to support with his morning routine as well as provide companionship and encouragement for some afternoons. He has Meniere’s syndrome that can cause dizziness and ear sensitivity.

Support required:

·       Getting up and dressed in the mornings

·       Access to community

·       Companionship

·       Encourage to do activities such as walking


Hourly rate of pay: £20

Hours per week: 7 hours – 14 hours

Working schedule:

1 hour each morning and 1 hour during some afternoons


·       Driving licence

·       Valid DBS

·       Public Liability Insurance

·       Must be self-employed

·       Someone who is patient and softly spoken due to his Meniere’s syndrome

·       Someone who is talkative and shares similar interests in reading

·       Confident walking with him as he has a frame

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 send your cv to dana@humanscornwall.co.uk and quote reference H49

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