Personal Assistant Job Description

PERSONAL ASSISTANT Job Description

General Duties:

Assist individual with a disability with daily living activities. These can include:

  1. Daily grooming and hygiene — shaving, brushing teeth, showering, hair care, and toileting.
  2. Dressing and undressing.
  3. Transfer to and from wheelchair and bed.
  4. Light housekeeping and laundry.
  5. Other individual duties as needed.

Supervised By:

Individual with a disability.

Qualifications:

Willingness to learn and perform personal tasks for individuals with disabilities. Dependability, flexibility, and sensitivity required. Previous experience in a related area is helpful, but not necessary. Student Health Services may be consulted for training.