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JOB DESCRIPTION

SOMETHING ABOUT ME

I’m an elderly lady in my 80’s living in Rhydyfelin, I’m looking to employ a PA to support me with personal care and to provide company and ensure I’m safe at all times. I like animals. My Favourite television programs include repair shop, crime dramas such as midsummer murders and Grantchester.  I love watching old films and playing scrabble. I have memory difficulties through Dementia and require prompts for eating and going to the toilet.

PLACE OF WORK  

At service users home and out in the local community

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

To establish routines, maintain safety, support with nutrition and personal care.

TASKS CAN INCLUDE

  • Personal care in the morning
  • Help me manage and ensure I’m safe around the house
  • Watching television
  • Playing scrabble
  • Some domestic duties may be required

HOURS OF WORK

15 hrs 30 min, includes daily calls. Possibly more hours in the future some for social, (job share considered for 2 people)

RATE OF PAY

£10.20

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • Someone chatty and friendly.
  • Someone understanding of my needs.
  • Patient
  • Experience of caring for someone with dementia working or personal.
  • Driver with own vehicle with business class insurance

ABOUT THE JOB

The post is subject to satisfactory references and a DBS (Police) Check - which will need to be carried out before employment can commence. The cost of this will be met by the employer (Local Authority). The relevant checks will be carried out to ensure any applicant has the right to work in the UK before you start work. 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 and appropriate holiday pay given.

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.