Location:            Goring

Hourly rate:         £9.50

Reference:          DP6092   

Hours/shifts: 2 – 3 hours to start with – Weekdays or weekends, eventually leading to 6 hours a week


  • I am a 17 year old Autistic boy with social anxiety issues,
  • I have an interest in animals and nature, I also enjoy online gaming and listening music
  • I am looking for likeminded buddy/support worker who could support me in my own home and with accessing social activities in the community
  • Experience desirable but not essential and having an outgoing personality with motivational skills is a bonus


Other Requirements

  • Must be comfortable with pets
  • Driving licence desirable but not essential
  • Own vehicle desirable but not essential

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


Personal Care: 

Support with Encouraging a good hygiene routine

Any other reasonable task



Support my son to gain confidence in wanting to go out and about in the community

Any other reasonable task

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.