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Personal Assistant/Support Worker

10 positions available

Salary: £19,813.20 Per Year

Pay Scale: £9.50 Per Hour
Full Time
Location: Rochdale, Milnrow.
Hours: 30 - 40 Per Week

Future Directions CIC are recruiting for passionate, adaptable and caring Personal Assistants/Support Workers to join a dedicated team in Milnrow, Rochdale.

The ideal candidate will be able to provide excellent support including personal care and help with day to day activities.

You will be accountable to the Director of Operations and report to your Team Manager/Team Leader.


To provide the full range of day to day support and care for individuals during the entire span of duty, enabling maximum opportunity for independence and development. Ensuring that individuals are valued as full citizens with rights and responsibilities and are consulted about their needs and be involved in plans that are being made to meet those needs, regardless of how complex their needs may be.

Support the managers of the service in working with Health and Social Services Departments, developing effective links with local agencies including other providers and voluntary sector organisations to ensure an integrated approach to service delivery, and the redesign of services as a consequence of the Government Legislation.

To respect the lifestyle, values and opinions of each individual we support, ensuring that you do not impose your own judgement and opinions unless requested to do so.

Personal Assistants should respect the possessions and homes of the individuals we support; your ‘workplace’ is their home.

Our Mission: Future Directions is a Community Interest Company that works with individuals, families, commissioners and local communities to design and deliver personalised services; enabling individual choice and control to achieve fulfilled lives.

Our Values: To put people first. To be transparent. To go the extra mile. To be creative. To be adaptable.

Our Objectives: To engage individuals, listen to their needs and wishes and support them to live a life they value. To work alongside individuals so they grow and feel valued. Employ, develop and value capable and understanding people. To build a growing sustainable business driven by our values.

*The interview date will be confirmed at a later date.

* All successful candidates will be required to complete a full induction which will take place in Chadderton, Oldham. To adhere to social distancing measures, the venue will be confirmed closer to your start date. At present, this is a two day induction and we require all successful applicants to attend both days. Future Directions CIC are adhering to strict Social Distancing regulations, therefore the interview may be carried out over zoom. If we ask you to attend a face to face interview, social distancing and PPE will be provided and must be worn at all times. For further information regarding this, please contact HR at

Closing Date: 31/05/2021 

More Information

Contact: Charlotte Livesey
Future Directions CIC
0161 769 9000

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