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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

 

I am a mature lady living in the Tongwynlais area of Cardiff, with my husband. I have advanced Alzheimer’s, I am diabetic and have arthritis. I am verbally limited. Due to my condition I spend my time in bed as I am unable to go out. I enjoy watching films and listening to my music. My family has always been a huge part of my life and I enjoy them being around me.

 

PURPOSE OF JOB

 

To provide me companionship.

Providing respite for my husband.

PLACE OF WORK

In my home.

HOURS OF WORK

6 hours

Every other Saturday- 12pm-6pm

RATE OF PAY  

£9.20 per hour.

TASKS INVOLVED

Light domestic duties

Meal preparation

Feeding

Prompting with drinking

Companionship 

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

Someone with a good insight to people with Alzheimer’s.

Someone who can support my emotional well being.

Someone who is patient and kind.   

ABOUT THE JOB

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.

 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.