Location: Waterlooville / Hourly rate: £9.50 / Reference: HCC1300


A social support assistant /Buddy is required to support a 17 year old year old boy to access the community/leisure activities.

A car owner is required with business insurance

Mileage paid at 30p per mile if own car used. 


3 hours each Saturday, exact hours to be discussed at interview 

Other Requirements

Must have a UK driving licence

Must have access to own vehicle

All applicants must be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check

Successful applicants will be entitled to Holiday pay and will be issued employment contracts.


Typical duties


  • Accompany employer when accessing social and leisure activities.
  • The above duties will involve driving the employer in the PA’s car  

Person specification

The successful applicant will be: 

  • Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentiality
  • Reliable with good time-keeping
  • Able to both follow instructions and work on own initiative
  • Hygienic, tidy minded and well organised
  • Fit and healthy to undertake the required duties
  • Patience and possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • Honest and cheerful
  • Creative
  • Able to speak and read English to a reasonable standard
  • Legally permitted to work in the United Kingdom
  • Able to work at all times to high standards of Health & Safety
  • Previous experience preferred but this is not as essential as a kind and common sense approach to these roles.