DP1622 Personal assistant Please quote job reference DP1622 on application. Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I’m a man in my late 50’s living in Talbot Green. In 2018 I had a stroke which has resulted in left sided weakness but I am still mobile and very independent. Before my stroke I led a very healthy, active and fit lifestyle and I am determined this won’t change. PLACE OF WORK Your job will be in and around the local community as well as in my home. PURPOSE OF THE JOB You will support me to retain my independence and manage day to day tasks. HOURS OF WORK 6 hours p/w, varying days and times, changing from week to week RATE OF PAY £10.00 per hour 40p mileage allowance TASKS INVOLVED Weekly shopping Out for a meal to a local restaurant Possibly attending church with me on a Sunday morning Going to the gym a few times a week Cinema Assisting me to maintain an active social life TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED An enthusiastic and friendly person is important Good communication skills are important You must be presentable and respectable Flexible with the times you work Very important that you are dependable and reliable Someone who can confidently and easily build rapport me A driver who has access to a car Sense of humour is a must 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. I will be your legal employer. 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 will be required to apply for a DBS check at no expense to you. Thank you.