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Personal Assistant / Support Worker


Support Worker/ Personal Assistant required for young man in Stalbridge with learning disabilities

Our client is a kind and sensitive man with Down’s syndrome learning disability who is looking for a support worker to support and encourage him with the following:

• Administrative tasks – filing, post etc
• Light domestic tasks
• Shopping, banking etc
• His involvement in a voluntary project, social media and filming
• His interest in technology, social media and IT
• Support with internet safety
• Supervision and encouragement to gain confidence with food preparation and cooking meals 
• Support with health appointments

There is no personal care involved in this role.

You need to be patient with commonsense and energy as he enjoy the company of people with enthusiasm and vitality.  He has a keen interest in photography and filming. He would prefer a car driver so that he can go to the bank, shops and other venues (there is a mileage allowance for this).  It is vital that you have an understanding of IT.

Experience of working with people who have a learning disability would be ideal but a willingness to learn is essential.  Most importantly you will need to spend time to get to know him to understand how you can best support him as he does present as very able.

Closing date for submitting a completed application form: 31/05/20

If you are interested in this role please email us or telephone 01202 723301 between 9am and 2pm for more information and an application pack quoting reference LD/JH/07

The successful candidate will be subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check.


£11 Per Hour
15 hours over Five Days
Pro Disability


Pro Disability


T: 01202723301