CDP1654 Personal Assistant Please quote job reference CDP1654 on the application. Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Personal Assistant GENERAL INFORMATION Personal assistant needed for a lady living in Penylan area of Cardiff, to support her to maximise her independence. She is severely sight impaired so would need support with some tasks that she finds difficult. She works full time so this would mainly be during evenings and weekends. HOURS OF WORK 8 hours per week. Tuesday, Thursday, Friday- 7pm-9pm Saturday 2pm-4pm Hours can be split between 2 PA's if preferred. RATE OF PAY £10.40 per hour TASKS CAN INCLUDE • Assistance with any correspondence.• To support with a weekly main shop to enable choice and control.• Meal preparation and some cooking, including support with food hygiene / managing fridge / freezer.• Support with managing her clothes and appearance.• Support with managing and organising her household. TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Reliable, committed and punctual. Understanding of confidentiality and privacy. Trustworthy and efficient. Proactive. Able to use own initiative and give advice. Experience with maintaining a house. Able to support her with using the internet. Car driver 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. Thank you.