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JOB DESCRIPTION

Part-time Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

 

A gentleman in his 80’s living in the Cardiff Bay area with Dementia is looking to employ a part-time Personal Assistant.

I need a personal assistant to support me with my daily living routine including my personal care and preparing light meals.

I have a good sense of humour and enjoy listening and sing to music, watching sport on the television, especially football. I enjoy attending a weekly singing group.

 

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

 

You will provide me with support inside and outside of my home support me to ensure all my needs are met.

HOURS OF WORK

21.5 hours – over 6 days.

 

5 x 4 hour afternoon calls Monday- Friday 12-4pm.

1 x 1.5 hrs Sunday call 9-10.30am

Flexibility is an important aspect of this job

RATE OF PAY

£9.25 per hour

 

TASKS CAN INCLUDE

 

  • Supporting me with my personal care and dressing.
  • Assisting me with meal preparation.
  • Cleaning food preparation area and dishes used.
  • Supporting me by taking me to my weekly signing group

 

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

 

  • Someone who is mindful of my condition and how it affects me.
  • Someone who is flexible with their time.
  • Someone who enjoys caring.
  • A person who does like music and sport.
  • Someone who will read to me and has a good sense of humour.

 

ABOUT THE JOB

 Though a part-time job, this will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted.  A trial period of six months will be necessary in the first instance. The wage will be paid four-weekly on return of a payslip provided by the Centre for Independent Living.  You will receive appropriate holidays and holiday pay.

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.