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JOB DESCRIPTION 

Personal Assistant 

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF 

 

I am a man in my 70’s, with Dementia, living in Llandaff North area of Cardiff, I am looking to recruit a Personal Care Assistant as I need support with some social hours twice a week. I have previously enjoyed wood turning, watching boxing, listening to music, going for local walks and playing snooker/pool.  

 

PURPOSE OF JOB 

 

The purpose of the job is to ensure I am safe, offer companionship and assist with snack and drink preparation, to enable my main carer to have respite.  

 

PLACE OF WORK 

 

In my home and in my local community. 

 

HOURS OF WORK 

 

I have 4 hours a week over 2 days- Wednesday & Friday. 

 

RATE OF PAY 

 £9.50 per hour. 

 

 

TASKS INVOLVED 

 

  • To assist and support me with basic daily living skills. 
  • To assist and support me accessing my local community, by way of driving me to access local places of interest for walks, snooker/pool etc 
  • To assist and support me in my home if need be, including snack and drink preparation. 

 

 

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED 

 

  • A person who has understanding and experience with Dementia. 
  • A person that will keep me safe both in my home and within the community. 
  • A person who is dependable, reliable and trustworthy. 
  • A person with good communications skills. 
  • A person who is an owner driver. 

 

 

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.