DP1603 Personal Assistant Quote REF:DP1603 on Application Form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I am a lady in my late 80s living alone in Ystrad, Rhondda. I have a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s and so need support with everyday tasks at home. I am very outgoing, talkative and friendly. I love nothing more than a catch up with my friends although I do not get out as much these days. I already have a PA supporting me during the week but am looking for another PA to help with the weekend calls. PLACE OF WORK Mainly in my home HOURS OF WORK Saturday and Sunday 1 hour in the morning and 1 hour in the evening Exact times can be discussed at interview RATE OF PAY £10 per hour TASKS INVOLVED AM Encouraging and assisting to bath. I often refuse so gentle persuasion may be needed. Advise when my medication is due Make my breakfast Hoover and tidy the kitchen PM Make something for tea Assist me into my nightclothes General household duties such as empty the bins (when needed) and wash dishes Chat with me and provide general company and companionship TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Someone who is: patient friendly chatty trustworthy reliable and respects the privacy and confidentiality of working in someone else’s home 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.