CDP1617 Personal Assistant to Adult Quote ref: CDP1617 on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTIONPersonal AssistantA 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 probation period will be necessary in the first instance. Wages will be paid 4 weekly. You will receive 5.6 weeks paid holiday (pro rata). You will 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.