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Job Description

SOMETHING ABOUT ME                     

I’m an elderly lady in my 80’s living in Cwmbach Aberdare. I have a great sense of humour. I enjoy watching television. I’m a very musical person and if someone were to play music for me I might be partial to getting up and doing a waltz. I have trouble with cognitive processing and have no short term memory due to Dementia. I use to attend church regularly and still enjoy going when I’m able.

PLACE OF WORK 

At home

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

To ensure I’m safe and comfortable, clean and tidy at all times.

HOURS OF WORK

8.75 hours a week (6am daily calls for 1 hour Monday to Friday)

1.75 hrs early Sunday afternoon.

RATE OF PAY

£10.00 per hour

TASKS CAN INCLUDE

Ensuring I’m comfortable, clean and safe.

Checking the bed sheets

Change bed sheets and night clothes

Making a cup of Tea

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

Someone of a kind and gentle nature

Good sense of humour

Reliable and dependable

Sensitive and understanding of my condition

Experience of caring for someone with Dementia on a personal or professional capacity

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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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