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Personal Assistants - Advertising for work

Welcome to our Personal Assistant listing page. This page enabled local Personal Assistants to advertise themselves so that prospective families or professionals can view who is in the local area willing to undertake PA work. 

Below is a list of Personal Assistants, click on the tab to expand and view more information regarding that persons skills and experience.

**Please note that Bedford Borough Local Offer simply allows PA's to advertise on this site, being on this site does not mean that the Local Authority endorses that Personal Assistant nor has any prior checks been undertaken - this will be the responsibility of the employing family to undertake**

EXAMPLE: Clare Smith. 3 years experience in care industry and 6 years experience as a PA

PLEASE NOTE THIS IS AN EXAMPLE AND NOT A REAL POST.

IF YOU ARE A PERSONAL ASSISTANT LOOKING TO ADVERTISE YOUR SERVICES ON THE LOCAL OFFER PLEASE EMAIL ChildrenPA@bedford.gov.uk

  

Name

 Clare Smith  

Phone Number

 01234 567890 

Email Address

 person@email.co.uk 

 

Work Experience

 

Please include relevant child care experience and any experience with Children or adults with disabilities.

I have worked in the care industry for 3 years specialising in learning and physical disabilities. I have been working as a personal assistant for 6 years,  I am happy to help/assist with:

  • Ad hoc/One Off Appointments
  • Administer Medication
  • Cooking/Meal Preparation
  • Cutting Nails
  • Dressing
  • Eating
  • Getting In/Out of Bed
  • Hoisting
  • Holidays Abroad
  • Housework
  • Incontinence
  • Laundry
  • Local Holidays/Short Breaks
  • Moving
  • Record Keeping
  • Shopping
  • Sleeping Nights
  • Social/Activities
  • Toileting
  • Waking Nights

 

 

What duties are you happy to do:

 I am happy to help/assist with:

  • Ad hoc/One Off Appointments
  • Administer Medication
  • Cooking/Meal Preparation
  • Cutting Nails
  • Dressing
  • Eating
  • Getting In/Out of Bed
  • Hoisting
  • Holidays Abroad
  • Housework
  • Incontinence
  • Laundry
  • Local Holidays/Short Breaks
  • Moving
  • Record Keeping
  • Shopping
  • Sleeping Nights
  • Social/Activities
  • Toileting
  • Waking Nights

 

Qualifications/Training 

  • Asperger's Awareness
  • Care Planning
  • Cerebral Palsy Awareness
  • Challenging Behaviour
  • Dementia Awareness
  • Dignity in Care
  • Emergency First Aid
  • Epilepsy
  • Food Hygiene
  • Health & Safety
  • Infection Control
  • Level 2 Diploma in Health & Social Care (Adults)
  • Manual Handling
  • Mental Capacity Act
  • Palliative Care
  • Pressure Care
  • Safe Administration of Medicines
  • Safe Guarding Vulnerable Adults (SOVA)

 

Do you have a current DBS Check?

YES 

If you don’t have a DBS Check, are you willing to have one completed?  

 N/A

Do you hold a full UK drivers licence and have access to a car with business insurance 

YES 

Are you a registered business with HMRC as self-employed?

 

Please be aware that this is not a requirement and you can become an ‘employed’ PA and will be supported through the process.

 NO

 

If yes, please provide your UTR Number.

 

 

What hours are you available to work?

Please include any evenings, weekends, school holiday hours.

  • Afternoons
  • Evenings
  • Live in
  • Mornings
  • Sleeping Nights
  • Waking Nights
  • Weekends

 

 

References.

 

Do you have two referees details you can provide on request? 

Yes/No