Personal Assistant (PA) required to assist young male

Personal Assistant (PA) required to assist young male wheelchair user with an intellectual disability in all aspects of daily living to live a full life and have independence from his family.

About the Role

  • 30 hours per week. Monday to Friday and occasional Saturdays (Maynooth/Straffan area)
  • Personal care
  • Support with meals, physical exercise and driving the client to his day service a couple of days a week.
  • Light general household duties.

About the Client

  • He is a full time wheelchair user.
  • He enjoys the cinema, swimming, bowling, playing ball and playstation/wii.
  • He loves cars and music.
  • He likes meeting up with his family and friends and socialising.

About You

  • To be physically fit, calm, patient and caring.
  • Good organisational skills and the ability to work on your own initiative.
  • Be a kind and compassionate person with a good sense of humour.
  • A mature and responsible attitude.
  • Good communication skills.
  • To be fluent in English.
  • To be a non-smoker
  • Have a full clean Irish driving licence and be over 25 years for car insurance.
  • FETAC Level 5 in Social Care or equivalent experience.
  • Manual handling qualification essential.
  • Garda vetting required.

Rate of pay will be discussed at interview stage.

Please send CV to:

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
22nd Jul, 2021
Co Kildare
Expiry Date
22nd Sep, 2021