PA Vacancy

Personal Care Assistant (GW/Gateshead)

Personal Care Assistant for a 32-year-old man with Muscular Dystrophy

£10.00 an hour

20-35 hours a week (negotiable)

Flexible shifts: both day and overnight

Job location: Gateshead Quayside flat (fully adapted)

Looking for a friendly, kind, caring, fun, enthusiastic candidate, fun, that are well-presented and flexible.  Care experience is preferred but not essential as on the job training will provided.

Whilst a high level of responsibility is needed within this role, it is also a very enjoyable and rewarding job.  There are opportunities to accompany him to social activities and events, such as football games, the cinema, and holidays.

The key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Providing both personal and medical care
  • Daily tasks such as dressing, bathing and eating
  • Working both day and night shifts
  • Accompanying him to social events

Successful part-time candidates will be expected to work a minimum of 20 hours, whilst full time hours are 30-35 hours.

To apply for the job send a CV and covering letter to

Any further enquiries are welcome about the job.