• Part time
  • Anywhere
  • £12 (employed) or £14.72 (self-employed) GBP
  • 31 July 2024
  • Salary/Hourly Rate: £12 (employed) or £14.72 (self-employed)

Applicant status required: Employed or 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: St. Austell

Female Peferred

Young person is seeking a personal assistant to encourage her to become more independent as well as supporting with everyday tasks. She is a wheelchair user and is partially sighted and would like someone who is proactive and can use their initiative.

Support required:

·       Support with morning routine – getting up and dressed, helping get into the shower

·       Support with catheter bag

·       Breakfast/meal preparation

·       Light cleaning – tidying bedroom, changing bed, laundry

·       Access to community – must drive her mobility vehicle

·       Shopping

·       Take to appointments


Hourly rate of pay: £12 (employed) or £14.72 (self-employed)

Hours per week: 16

Working schedule: Saturdays and Sundays 9am – 5pm

This can alternate, and may not be every weekend, Possibility to cover annual leave and sick leave during weekdays for other PAs.


·       Driving licence

·       Valid DBS

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 H50

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