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What is a PA?
A personal assistant (PA or support worker) is someone who is usually employed directly by a person who needs support to live their life in a way they choose.
This role requires one to work in the community and support our residential care home to provide personal care, develop independent living skills and support people in achieving their own life goals.
The role offers a great working environment, great rates of pay, travel time and mileage paid when working in the community, bespoke training, development and support as well as hours from as little as 5 to 35 per week.
Remember that your employer:
A PA needs to:
Are you enthusiastic, motivated and genuinely interested in a career in health and social care? Although experience is preferred, it is not essential and for the right person we will put together a structured development programme giving you the opportunity to shine.
For more information you can also visit the Skills for Care Website, Skills for Care they are committed to improve the PA role. They provide a lot of support to employers, so they can provide training.