A+ A- 02476 511 611
Previous Page

Personal Assistant

Location: Rugby, Midlands Rate of Pay: £10.00 per hour

Hours per Week: 16 hours per week

Job Reference: WAR1441294AH3 Expires: 27th September 2019

About the Employer

I am an Older Gentleman and live at home with my wife.

I have a disability that affects my mobility and the most sensitive unexpected touch causes me great pain.

Everything takes a long time. My strong pain medications help but can cause side effects, such as confusion and dizziness especially when combined with extreme tiredness.

I use a powered wheelchair 24 hours a day every day.

Summary of Duties

This is a supportive role that requires motivational, physical/personal care and organisational skills.

My needs are complex.

For a copy of my detailed job description and a better picture of the support I need, please email – cbates@penderelstrust.org.uk. You will need to quote the job reference when emailing this address which is: WAR1441294AH2.

The Person They Are Looking For

  • Be punctual
  • Be trustworthy
  • Be patient
  • Be able to adapt to the changing needs of the role
  • Good listening skills
  • Ask if you are not sure, do not assume
  • Willingness to learn about me and attend training if required
  • Experience of care work desirable but not essential.
  • Experience in use of a powered wheelchair is desirable but not essential.
  • Possess a positive attitude and have a very good sense of humour
  • Accurately perform tasks.
  • Able to work flexible times within reason
  • Be flexible and able to adapt to the changing needs of the role.
  • Be comfortable with our dogs

The Times Required

Times required: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm or 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Days required: 2 full days to be mutually discussed and agreed, we already have a PA who will do three full days. She is flexible and so are we.

Does this position interest you?

PA Finder

Register as a personal assistant with PA Finder to let potential employers in your area know you're available.

Register now to see if PA Finder is operating near you.

Useful Links

More Useful Resources
If you require more information or support during your recruitment or employment as a personal assistant, the following organisations may be useful: