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JOB DESCRIPTION  

        Part-time Personal Assistant 

 

 

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF 

 

23-year-old female living in Tremofa, Cardiff is looking for a personal assistant to support her once a week with her bath routine.  

 

She has reduced mobility and has been diagnosed with POTS syndrome.  This condition can cause an increase in heart rate when she goes from lying down to standing which can occasionally cause fainting so it is important to ensure her safety.  

 

She will be able to communicate her needs and would like someone who is open to learning about her condition. 

 

 

HOURS OF WORK 

1 hour and 15 mins per week (preferably on a Monday) 

 

 

RATES OF PAY 

 

£8.95 per hour 

 

TASKS INVOLVED

  • To support her with her bath routine and washing her hair.

  • To ensure her safety

 

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

• Reliable and trustworthy
• Understanding of confidentiality
• Patient and friendly

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.