Personal assistants (PAs) are employed to help people who need social care support, either because of their age or disability, to enable them to live as independently as possible in their home.
To find out more talk to a member of the Direct Payment Support Team. You can find their contact details at the top of this page.
The Direct Payment Support Team can support you to set things up, such as working out a rate you would like to pay, Terms and Conditions and Job Descriptions . It's also a good idea to write a job description and, if you feel comfortable doing so, a covering letter for the job that you're advertising.