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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a lady in my 80s living with my daughter and son-in-law in Tonteg. I am a nice natured, fully mobile lady with a diagnosis of dementia.  I have my own annex within the home but require support with a number of things during the day as my daughter and her husband both work.

PURPOSE OF JOB

To support me in and around my home, to enable me to maintain my independence.

PLACE OF WORK

At my home

HOURS OF WORK

4-7pm Monday to Friday

RATE OF PAY

£9.90 per hour

TASKS INVOLVED

  • Prepare breakfast and evening snack/meal and supervising me eating.
  • Prompt and encourage with personal care ie., placing all required items in place (soap, toothbrush etc) and helping me with basic washing.
  • Helping to shower.
  • Prompting with medication
  • Helping me to dress and prepare for bed, ensuring I put on fresh clothes daily.

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • Someone with a friendly and patient nature
  • Someone who respects the privacy and confidentiality of working in someone else’s home.
  • Someone reliable and punctual, as a regular routine is important to me.
  • Someone with a mature outlook
  • A welsh speaker is a preferred but not essential.

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 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 5.6 weeks paid holiday (pro rata). You may be required to apply for a DBS check at no expense to you.

 

 

Thank you.