The Disability Resource Centre is pleased to be able to post jobs from employers who are looking to recruit personal assistants. Each employer and each job is different. Hours of work, duties and skills required vary for each employer.


On Fridays, The Disability Resource Centre holds a drop-in session for people interested in becoming a Personal Assistant in care.

Come along to chat to us over a cup of tea or coffee every Friday at 10am-12pm, for people interested in becoming a PA.

Personal assistants are employed by disabled or older people who need someone to help with their daily needs, both personal and social.

Every week we have new jobs available for you to apply for.

We'll show you details of our training courses, some of them are free. Our training can provide you with the skills you need for this very rewarding career.


New job vacancies for Personal Assistants (PAs)

Talking it through

Here is a list of jobs that we advertising on behalf of our clients.

If you are interested in any of the jobs, please call or email us to find out more.

Please tell us the reference numbers of the jobs you are interested in. Most of the jobs will require you to have a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check which most people working in care need to have. Some people are looking for workers that speak the same language as them. The vacancy will state which language is needed.

Experience is not always needed as training is given.

You can call us on 01582 470900 or email us [email protected]


Featured job vacancy

Reference Number: CL/MB/167

Location: Luton LU4

Role: An adult female client who is friendly and outgoing, with cerebral palsy and learning difficulties (and who is a manual wheelchair user) requires a PA for support with personal and social care. Driver required. The client owns a friendly chihuahua.

Hours/days: Total 10.5 hours per week. On Mondays for 4 hours in the morning, 9am/9.30am to 1pm/1.30pm for a bath, hair wash, shopping and to go out if there is time. Wednesday evenings for 4.5 hours from 4pm – 8.30pm to visit a social club for disabled people. Thursday mornings for 2 hours for a bath & hair wash.

Hourly Rate: £8.50


Reference Number: CL/MB/145

Location: Luton LU4

Role: A Personal Assistant (PA) is required for social support for an adult male client who has a mental health condition (paranoid schizophrenia/ depression that is controlled with medication). Assistance is required with shopping, preparing meals, planning his days, support with personal finances/budgeting, tidying up his house and support to engage in social activities such as going to the library. A driver is preferred. A DBS check will be needed.

Hours/days: 14 hours a week over 3 days. 5 hours over 2 days each and 1 day of 4 hours. The actual days/times are flexible.

Hourly Rate: £8.50


Reference Number: SM/MB/166

Location: Luton LU3

Role: An adult female client who is easy going and positive, suffers from arthritis (can't walk long distances, uses a manual wheelchair (which will need to be folded into the PA's car)) requires a female PA for support with social activities including light shopping and hospital appointments. When out of the wheelchair the client will need to hold the PA's hand to balance herself when walking short distances.

Hours/days: Total 4 hours per week. 2 days a week of 2 hours each day. Flexible as to which 2 days. Times between 11am and 2.30pm. Would need to be flexible in line with hospital appointments.

Hourly rate: £8.50


Reference Number: CL/MB/167

Location: Luton LU4

Role: An adult female client who is friendly and outgoing, with cerebral palsy and learning difficulties (and who is a manual wheelchair user) requires a PA for support with personal and social care. Driver required. The client owns a friendly chihuahua.

Hours/days: Total 10.5 hours per week. On Mondays for 4 hours in the morning, 9am/9.30am to 1pm/1.30pm for a bath, hair wash, shopping and to go out if there is time. Wednesday evenings for 4.5 hours from 4pm – 8.30pm to visit a social club for disabled people. Thursday mornings for 2 hours for a bath & hair wash.

Hourly Rate: £8.50


Reference Number: GH/RM/168

Location: Stotfold SG5

Role: A young adult male client (24 years) who is calm and has a pleasant personality (with no behavioural problems but severe learning difficulties) requires a PA to help him with reading and writing, keeping him organised and guiding him with cleaning/tidying his room. A driver is preferred. The client also has a bus pass.

Hours/days: Flexible

Hourly rate: £7.89


We can send you all the latest PA vacancies by email

If you would like to join our PA register and receive regular updates of vacancies please contact Sue on 01582 470900 (option 2) or email [email protected].