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JOB DESCRIPTION

Male Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a 31 year old young man living with my mum and dogs in Ynysybwl. I have a learning disability but am still very capable. I also used to suffer with anxiety although this is manageable now. I love animals. I also enjoy playing pool, bowling, going to the cinema and swimming.

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

I am looking for a PA to support me when out and about in the community and help build my confidence.

HOURS OF WORK

There are 16 hours per week available.

Hours will be worked flexibly throughout the week, generally over 3 or 4 days and will include some occasional weekends and evenings.

RATES OF PAY

£9.25 per hour

Plus 40p per mile

TASKS CAN INCLUDE

  • Accompanying me to my new volunteering position until I am happy enough to go alone
  • Taking me swimming and supporting me in the changing rooms with dressing and to work the lockers
  • Going for a walk and other leisure activities
  • Helping me to use public transport
  • Taking me out for day trips in your car

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

         Male or Female required

  • Someone who likes animals is essential to this job due to the nature of my volunteering role
  • A driver with access to their own car is also essential
  • Someone who will be encouraging and help build my confidence
  • Friendly and outgoing

ABOUT THE JOB

Although this is a part-time job, it will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted. A trial period will be necessary in the first instance. The salary will be paid on a calendar monthly basis and appropriate holiday pay given.

The post is subject to a probationary period and a DBS (Police) Check.