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Personal Assistant for a young adult with Special Needs

£ 12.00 per hour
9 / per week - Part-Time

An experienced personal assistant who is reliable, energetic and creative is required to support a 20 year old autistic young man based in Southwark SE17(Walworth).


The ideal candidate should have previous experience working with young adults with special needs and possess a calm, kind and caring disposition.

The ideal candidate will be punctual and needs to be able to work on a flexible basis.


The candidate should be trustworthy, very compassionate and respectful. They will need to have a professional work ethic with the highest regard to confidentiality and discretion.

A level 2 Diploma in Health and Social care is desirable but not essential; at least 1 years’ experience working with special needs children is preferred.

The candidate will need to take the young person out in the community and be a companion/ mentor while keeping him safe and teaching him independence.



Proof of entitlement to work in the UK will be required at interview.

An Enhanced Disclosure Barring Check will be required for this position.


Please email your CV and Cover letter to  quoting reference: SA-SY for further information.

‘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’