Care and Support Assistant – JGS

Weekend buddy needed near Ledbury for 12 year old boy with Sensory processing disorder and dyslexia. You will be supporting me when out and about and keeping me safe.

£15 per hour

6 hours per week term time.

18 hours per week school holidays.

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Personal Assistant to Disabled Child


Salary £15 Per Hour.

Location Nr Ledbury

Hours 6 hours some Saturdays 18 hours during holidays.


About Me

I am an energetic physically able 12 year old boy. I live with my Grandmother just outside Ledbury. I have Sensory processing disorder and dyslexia.

I’m away at school during the week. When at home at the weekends I need support to go out and about. I don’t need support every Saturday.

Job details

  • Your main role will be to support me with outdoor activities such walks, cycling, ball games and swimming there may also be some horse riding at riding for the disabled.
  • You must at all times ensure that I am safe as I have no concept of stranger danger.
  • To support with food and drinks when out.

About You

Previous experience of similar work is essential.

You must be able to understand the importance of confidentiality, be patient, calm, be a good communicator and have a good sense of humour.

You will need to have confidence as I can be strong willed.

A good attitude to my personal choices is important.

You will need to be a car driver/owner

About Direct Payments

Direct payments are available from Local Authorities for people who have a care and support plan in place following a social care assessment. An amount of money is allocated to purchase the assistance and care needed to live independently.

I should stress that my Grandmother will be your employer and have full responsibility for recruitment, contracts, supervision, pay, training etc. A support service assists her in meeting her responsibilities as an employer.

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: £15.00 per hour

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