Personal Assistant – Independent Living

Duties include: Assistance with personal care needs cooking and domestic household duties accompanying me in a professional and social capacity on occasion.

Hours of work: 20 hours weekly

Contract: Fixed term contract of work – In conjunction with the Irish Wheelchair Association but PAs report to me as Leader/Line Manager of my own service.

Location: Blanchardstown Area – would suit local person

Rate of pay remuneration: €12.29 Euros per hour. On-going training will be provided.

Trial period: One-month trial period for this position

This is not a carer position but someone who can be an extension of my arms and legs and help me lead a full independent life.

The ideal candidate will be able to build and maintain a good relationship with me and should have the following qualities:

Be physically fit
Ability to speak English fluently.
Strong interpersonal and excellent communication skills
Flexibility a must
Enthusiastic, fun and self-motivated individual
Reliable and positive to be creative and be able to think outside the box
Note: All candidates must hold a positive attitude towards disability and independent living. They must have some experience of working with a wheelchair user and supporting someone in their physical care. Be upbeat, confident, punctual and have an adaptable nature, and comfortable in performing varying tasks. Desire to work in the community using a person-centred approach.

Anyone who may be interested please contact me, serious applications only. Email a current up to date CV and brief cover letter to

Please note: Short listing of candidates may apply

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