CDP1940 Female Personal Assistant to Adult Quote ref: CDP1940 on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Female Personal Assistant GENERAL INFORMATION Personal assistant needed to assist an elderly lady with mobility issues living in the Grangetown area of Cardiff. Assistance is needed to help her with continence pads and personal care – due to the level of personal care involved the personal assistant would need to be female. Preparing breakfast, lunch and snacks when needed throughout the day. Assistance with applying cream and prompting her to take medication. HOURS OF WORK 15.75 per week (you are not expected to work 7 days consecutively) The times of the calls will be discussed with the employer. 45 minute AM 30 minute lunch 30 minute PM 30 minute evening. RATE OF PAY £9.70 per hour. TASKS CAN INCLUDE . Shopping. Assisting with care needs when and where required. Occasional domestic tasks. Accessing the community. Prompting with medication. TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Caring, friendly, and chatty. Responsible and reliable. Must be honest and trustworthy. 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.