SM301118NH Female personal assistant required to support a mother and baby in Streatham

SM301118NH Female personal assistant required to support a mother and baby in Streatham

Job reference: SM301118NH
Closing date: 13 December, 2018

Female personal assistant required to support a mother and baby in Streatham.
If you are a child friendly person who enjoys helping others and are looking to earn a bit of extra money each week than this is the opportunity for you!
You are predominately required to help with housework. However you will also be supporting the mother and baby to access the community, attend play groups, go shopping and prepare healthy meals.
Due to the mother’s fluctuating health there may also be some personal care required in the future. You must be flexible and patient, sensitive and responsive to the changing nature of the mother’s needs
Whilst the work is for 5 to 10 hours per week the times and days are negotiable and may vary depending on what is planned each week. However you will usually be required to work between 9am – 5pm, Monday – Friday. Hourly rate £10.00
Preferably you will be a car driver with your own vehicle which you are willing to use for work and have a good level of general fitness is required due to the physical nature of the role.
A DBS check and references will be required for successful applicant.
Job Description:
You should always ask what your employer’s needs are and listen and act upon their requests and directions.
The following is a list of tasks you will be expected to carry out as part of the role:
• Completing housework such as mopping and cleaning the bathroom and kitchen, vacuuming the house, dusting, changing bedding and hanging out laundry.
• Preparing healthy meals, ensuring the kitchen is left clean and tidy afterwards
• Supporting your employer to access the community, attend mother and baby groups, go shopping or take part in social and leisure activities.
• Support with personal care, as and when necessary
• Support with child care ensuring they are kept safe at all times.
• Responding to your employer’s health needs appropriately.
This list is not conclusive and other tasks may be required to enable you to support your employer within their home and out in the community, assisting them to meet their personal, social, domestic and health care needs.
Person specification:
• Experienced in working with young children
• Reliable and trustworthy
• Have an awareness of disability related issues and be able to respond appropriately to fluctuating health needs
• Able to handle the physical tasks of lifting, handling, pushing and bending. You do not need to be physically strong to do certain tasks well, but it does help, together with good general health
• Able to keep calm in potentially stressful situations.
• You must understand and be mindful of your employer’s right to dignity, respect and independence.
• You must be willing to communicate and discuss any problems as soon as they arise.
Job Type: Part-time
Closing date – 14/12/18

Professional Advocate

Job reference: Advocate
Closing date: 19 December, 2018


35 hours per week
Salary £28,587 per annum
(inclusive of Inner London Weighting)

DASL is an established Disabled People’s Organisation providing a range of advice, information, professional advocacy, Personal Budgets support and peer support services to Disabled people, and to older people and carers, in Lambeth.

We have been commissioned by Lambeth Council since 2011 to provide an issue-based Professional Advocacy service to Disabled and older people and from April 2015 this has been extended to include carers. It is one of the key services being delivered by DASL for the Lambeth Independent Living and Carers’ Partnership, in which we are working with other local voluntary sector organisations. Our service includes statutory Care Act advocacy but is not responsible for the IMCA or IMHA services for Lambeth.

We are seeking to appoint an advocate to complete our small, experienced team as soon as possible. Reporting to the Advocacy Team Leader, you will carry a diverse and challenging caseload and help us to deliver a high quality, responsive service to meet the needs of clients referred under the Care Act and through other routes.

Our preference is for a person who holds, or is currently working towards, a recognised and accredited advocacy qualification such as the Certificate/Diploma in Independent Advocacy (at Level 3), but we will also consider applicants who can demonstrate relevant experience in a formal or informal advocacy role. 

You can download the full application pack as a pdf here DASL_Professional_Advocate_application_pack_December_2018.pdf

You can download the application form and the EOP monitoring form as Word documents here:

To find out more about the job please contact:
Claire Camplin, Advocacy Team Leader
DASL, 336 Brixton Road, London SW9 7AA
Telephone: 020 7095 5722

Closing date: Wednesday 19th December 2018 (5pm)
Interviews: week beginning 7th January 2019

DASL is an Equal Opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and particularly from disabled people. Our premises are fully accessible.

RP-BM-16DEC18 - Personal Assistant for woman in Streatham, SW16

Job reference: RP-BM-16DEC18
Closing date: 16 December, 2018

A Personal Assistant is required by a woman with support needs related to mental health and fibromyalgia.  Tasks include cleaning to a high standard and help with filing system.  5 hours per week, can be flexible but usually 2½ hours on Mondays and Fridays, starting 8:30 or 9am.

Permanent contract, £10.20 per hour, 5.6 weeks paid leave pro rata.
Closing date for applications 16th December 2018.
Apply using the form below, or for more information please contact Richard at DASL on 020 7501 8963.


SM 141118 AW PA required for young disabled woman in Streatham

Job reference: SM 141118 AW
Closing date: 13 December, 2018

Job Ref SM141118AW
‘A’ is a 22-year-old woman who has ASD (autism spectrum disorder) who lives with her family in Streatham. ‘A’ is non-verbal and is quite a character. She is strong minded and can be quite obsessive about things, such as collecting dry leaves as she likes the sound they make. ‘A’ isn’t very tactile, except on her terms. 
The main areas in which ‘A’ needs support are:
• Toileting
• Washing and dressing
• Getting ready for bed
• Being watched over
‘A’ enjoys:
• McDonalds
• Open spaces (preferable to crowded confused spaces)
• Shops
• Going out into the community in the evenings
The ideal person for the job would be a woman with some knowledge and understanding of autism. Someone who is flexible with time and punctual; as strict routine is an important factor in the day-to-day living of ‘A’.
The job is for 8 hours per week Mon-Fri during term time and 20 hours per week over 5 days including a Saturday during college holidays. The job pays £10.20 per hour.
If this job interests you please follow the link to download a job application pack:
Closing date for this job is 13/12/18

SM221118JI Female carer required for 9 year old boy living in SW2 area

Job reference: SM221118JI
Closing date: 11 December, 2018

Job Ref SM221118JI
My client is the mother of a 9-year-old boy, J, and is seeking a female carer for her son. Her son has an Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and needs a woman carer. J has speech; he really likes cars and enjoys the kind of activities most children of his age enjoy. J, loves playing in the park, and would like to learn to swim at some point.
My client prefers a woman carer, particularly as there is some personal care involved in the role. The ideal candidate would be a woman who lives locally to the SW2 postcode and who has worked, preferably, with autistic children. The candidate should be kind, have a patient disposition, and be flexible with her working hours.
The duties and tasks involved in this post are as follows:
• Some personal care
• Toileting
• Dressing
• Assisting out in the community – such as parks
The hours are as follows:
Two hours each day from Monday to Friday after school starting between 4 pm and 5 pm and five hours on Saturdays for five hours. The rate for the job is £10.20 per hour.
Closing date for job applications is 11/12/2018
Please follow this link to download the job application pack.
Complete the pack and return it to:

SM201118JB Two PAs required for disabled woman living in Streatham

Job reference: SM201118JB
Closing date: 11 December, 2018

Job Ref: SM201118JB

Two Female Personal Assistants required assisting and supporting a disabled woman in Streatham, South London.

The PAs will be expected to carry out the following tasks:

• Personal Care
• Laundry, and
• Housework. 

The job will be split into two with one PA working 6.5 hours per week and the other 3 hours on Saturdays and Sundays, mornings and afternoons. The rate of pay rate is £10.20 per hour. The client is looking for PAs who are experienced in working with disabled people.

For an application pack please contact
and quote reference SM201118JB

LJ-VP-12NOV18: Two Female Personal Assistants wanted in West Norwood

Job reference: LJ-VP-12NOV18
Closing date:

Two female Personal Care Assistants are required to support two disabled women living in West Norwood (5 minutes walk from the bus stop and train station).

They require support for 42 hours per week, over 7 days and require support three times per day: at 9am, 3pm and 8.15pm. The hours will be split between the two roles and would suit someone who lives locally.

You’d be required to support with personal care, cleaning and shopping. You’d also be required to support with weekly shopping trips and well as community access and hospital appointments. If you are able to cook Gujarati food this would be an advantage but not essential.

You should be flexible, have an understanding or experience of supporting people with both learning and physical disabilities, be sensitive to people’s cultural needs and have good communication skills.

The rate of pay is £10.20 per hour.

To apply please complete the application form below and return to the Direct Payments Team.


JH-MG-30SEP18 Personal Assistant wanted to work with disabled child in Crystal Palace

Job reference: JH-MG-30SEP18
Closing date:

Personal Assistant wanted to work with disabled child in Crystal Palace area, South London.  Housework and childcare, taking child to the park etc. 10 hours per week. Tuesday, Friday and Saturday afternoons and occasional nights. Pay rate is £10.20 per hour. Must be experienced working with children.

For an application pack please contact quote reference JH-MG-30SEP18. Closing date is 30/9/18.


JH-NY2-2JULY18 Personal Assistant wanted for disabled man in Brixton at weekend

Job reference: JH-NY2-2JULY18
Closing date:

Personal Assistant wanted to work with disabled man in Brixton area, South London.  Personal care and preparing light snacks. 6 hours per week Saturday and Sunday in the morning, afternoon and evening. Travel costs will be paid. Pay rate is £10.20 per hour. Must be experienced working with disabled people. LGBT friendly essential.

For an application pack please contact quote reference JH-NY2-2JULY18. Closing date is 2/7/18.


TOB2 Personal Assistant wanted to help disabled woman in Clapham

Job reference: TOB2
Closing date:

Female Personal Assistant wanted to work with disabled woman in Clapham area, South London. Cleaning and shopping. 10 hours per week, Monday to Wednesday flexible hours. Pay rate is 9.15 per hour. Must be experienced working with disabled or older people.

For an application pack please contact quote reference TOB2. Closing date is 18/3/16.


JH6 Female Personal Assistant to work with disabled woman in Streatham

Job reference: JH6
Closing date:

Female Personal Assistant wanted to work with disabled woman in Streatham area, South London. Accompanying hospital visits, assisting with medication and shopping. 14 hours per week, Monday to Saturday in the morning. Flexible hours. Pay rate is 9.15 per hour. Must be experienced working with disabled or older people.

For an application pack please contact quote reference JH6. Closing date is 27/11/15.


AA6 Female Personal Assistant wanted for young woman with learning disability in Battersea

Job reference: AA6
Closing date:

Female Personal Assistant wanted to work with young woman with learning disability in Battersea area, South London. Accompanying her shopping, going to the swimming pool and the library.  6 hours per week on Saturday morning and afternoon. Pay rate is 8.21 per hour. Must be experienced working with disabled or young people.

For an application pack please contact quote reference AA6. Closing date is 7/8/15.


REF KBFH13 Female Personal Assistant requried in London (SW2) area

Job reference: REF KBFH13
Closing date:

Female Personal Assistant required for disabled girl with cerebral palsy London SW2. Must be friendly and reliable. 2 hours a day, 5 days a week, at 8.21 per hour. 

Reference KBFH13
Closing date 30/09/13