CDP1722 Relief Personal Assistant to Adult Quote ref: CDP1722 Relief on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Relief Personal Assistants GENERAL INFORMATION Please note this is a relief post only. Female personal assistant needed to help with an elderly lady with daily living tasks in Heath are of Cardiff. Personal assistant needed to provide personal care, assist with medication, and provide meals. Due to the level of personal care involved, the person assistant must be female HOURS OF WORK 43 hours per week: 16 hours – day hours 27 hours - nights Day hours – 16 hours per week Breakdown: 7 x 1hr washing, drying dressing, medication, breakfast, Continence care/toileting, assistance to wear hearing aid. 7 x 30min meal, drink, continence care/toileting. 7 x 30 Minutes change clothes provide light snack or light meal if requested, remove hearing aid, continence care. 2 x 1 Hour take out calls Carer to take Mrs T out in her wheelchair and provide continence care if required. Night Hours – 27 hours per week (sleep ins) 3 nights sits per week from 9pm-6am – 27 hours. Total hours – 43 hours per week RATE OF PAY £9.15 per hour. TASKS CAN INCLUDE Assisting with personal care, including washing, and toileting care. Providing meals and drinks and snacks. Assisting with medication and helping with hearing aid. Assistance with accessing the community in her wheelchair. Sleep ins required. TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Responsible and reliable Must be honest and trustworthy Caring 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 probationary period of 6 months 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 appropriate holidays and holiday pay.