Personal Assistant - Job Ref PIP-EB

Job Description       

A Personal Assistant (PA) is required for a bright young man with autism. The PA will work with him outside the home, helping him become more independent and confident.  He enjoys researching different academic subjects, history, language, politics, films, trampolining and eating out.

Key areas of support required

  • Socialising and increased independence. 

Skills and experience

  • Experience of working with autistic individuals would be desirable

  • Driving license and access to car essential

Personal Specification

  • Ability to listen and communicate well

  • Show an interest in his interests and hobbies

  • Willing to learn about his condition and how it affects him

  • Patient and understanding

Terms

  • Up to 15 hours per week

  • £11 per hour

 

The successful candidate will be required to be part of the PVG Scheme and must provide a minimum of 2 references.

 

PLEASE NOTE: Partners in Personalisation CIC support individuals to employ their own support workers directly.