Self Employed Personal Assistant

  • Sherborne
  • Compass Disability Services

The Role : To support an individual with a diagnosis of Autism to maintain her independence by supporting her with walking her support dog and feeding alongside feeding the cat. Encouraging nutrition and fluids. Domestic tasks to include tidying the kitchen and stacking the dishwasher. This is a self-employed position.

Main Duties :

  • Animal care - walking support dog and feeding alongside feeding the cat
  • Domestic tasks
  • Encourage nutrition and fluids

Personal Qualities and Attributes required :

  • Respectful of confidentiality and privacy
  • Responsible, reliable, and trustworthy
  • Respectful of dignity and independence
  • Good communication skills and social skills
  • Punctual and flexible
  • Ability to work on your own initiative
  • Understanding, adaptable and organised
  • Must like animals.

You must be able to prove the right to work in the UK. No sponsorships are available.

Please note that the person undertaking this role may be requested to supply evidence of DBS clearance and/or references where appropriate.

Hours: One hour Monday - Saturday between 08.00-10.00am

Pay :£19.00 per hour self employed**

Job Type : Part time/Full time/Temp

Please note, Compass Disability Services (Compass Independent Living Team) is a support, advisory and payroll service. We support people with a disability or long-term health condition to live independently and retain control of their lives within the community. We are not the person that you will work for. You will work for the individual or family that we are supporting.

Job Type : Part-time

Salary : £19.00 per hour

Expected hours: 6 per week


  • Weekend availability

Application question(s):

  • Are you Self-Employed

Work authorisation:

  • United Kingdom (required)

Work Location: In person

Reference ID: CILR/Dorset/08/03/24