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JOB DESCRIPTION
Personal Assistant
A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a 62 year old lady with Dementia living in the Llanrumney area of Cardiff. I have early onset Dementia. I enjoy watching TV and films, and I am a smoker. I have a unique personality so I might take a while to adjust to new people.

PURPOSE OF JOB

• To provide me with companionship and safety within my home.

PLACE OF WORK

In my home.

HOURS OF WORK

7 hours per week.
2 x 30 minute calls every day.

10:30am-11am
6pm-7pm

Employer can be flexible with these hours.

RATE OF PAY

£9.15

TASKS INVOLVED

• Assistance with meal preparation.
• Prompting with medication.
• Prompting with personal care.
• Light domestic duties.

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

• Someone who is mindful of my condition and how it affects me.
• Someone who is patient and caring.
• Someone who may have previous experience working with or supporting people with Dementia would be desirable but not essential.

ABOUT THE JOB

Though a part-time job, this will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted. A trial period will be necessary in the first instance. The wage will be paid monthly on return of a payslip provided by the Centre for Independent Living. You will receive 5.6 weeks paid holiday (pro rata). You may be required to apply for a DBS check at no expense to you.

Please Note: Dewis Centre for Independent Living is acting on behalf of a third party and will not be your employer or be liable for any issues arising out of your employment should you be offered employment.