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Care/Personal Assistant

Paid Monthly
52 - Weeks
16 - 40 / per week - Part-Time

Personal Care Assistant PER512246/SL

Job Description

Job Purpose and work duties

Job purpose:

To assist with the day to day activities enabling the employer to maintain an independent and fulfilling life that meets their chosen lifestyle. I am a man who still lives at home and is fully wheelchair dependent.

Work Duties will include:

Helping with

  • Personal Care – getting up, showering and getting ready for the day, assisting to get to bed
  • Day to day meal preparation
  • Feeding of meals and snacks


  • Personal, social and recreational support required
  • Support for activities to promote my physical and mental well being
  • Ceiling hoist experience would be an advantage but not essential as training will be given

Hours and rate of pay

  • Weekday shifts are 8am-3pm or 3pm-10pm plus one Sunday every other week.
  • An example of shift times are as follows:
    • Week 1: 8am-3pm, Monday-Friday
    • Week 2: 3pm-10pm Monday-Friday plus working on the Sunday
    • Week 3: 8am-3pm, Monday to Friday
    • Week 4: 3pm-10pm, Monday-Friday plus working the SundaySome flexibility will be required on timings.
  • Live-in support will be considered.

Rate of pay: £10 per hour


Requirements for applicant

  • Experience of providing personal care
  • Able to work independently
  • Driver – I have my own wheelchair adapted transport
  • Flexibility essential
  • An enhanced DBS check will be required (costs will be met)
  • Due to health reasons you will need to be a non smoker

Please note that this advert has been placed on behalf of one of our customers.  Should your application be successful and you are offered the position, you will be directly employed by the customer and not by PeoplePlus