Mature Female Personal Assistant (16 hours per month)

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Mature Female Personal Assistant Required for 16 hours per month in the Dublin 10 area

One personal assistant required to assist a professional disabled woman who is a wheelchair user in particular areas of her daily living. This fantastic opportunity is ideal for an energetic and positive person with a good sense of humour.

This is not a medical role, and no previous experience of working with a disabled person is required.

Duties include:

  • assist with toiletries and hoist transfers
  • assistance with shopping
  • some light housework duties.

Discretion and confidentiality needs to be practised in all aspects of this role along with the following key competencies:

  • excellent verbal communication
  • willingness and ability to take instructions and direction
  • extremely punctual
  • legally permitted to work in Ireland.

The successful candidate is required to:

  • attend mandatory training, as arranged by Line Manager.
  • attend for interview.

Further ‘on the job’ training and full direction in all areas of this position will be provided.
Favourable basic, anti-social and Weekend rates offered. This position is part time evenings - and is required for one week on and one week off (Monday to Sunday,= 8 hours). Occasional cover, to fill gaps in holiday and sick leave. Willingness towards flexibility is preferable.

To apply, please submit your CV and a short cover letter outlining your interest and suitability for the role to: Closing date for receipt of applications is 6pm Wednesday 3rd March 2021

Shortlisting of applications will apply. Interviews will be conducted remotely using zoom and final interview will be held on site. The successful candidate will be employed by the Irish Wheelchair Association. A full job description can be supplied on request.

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
23rd Feb, 2021
Dublin 10
Expiry Date
3rd Mar, 2021