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JOB DESCRIPTION

Part-time Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I’m a gentleman in my mid 60’s living in the Pontyclun with my wife who is also my main carer. I have a condition called Progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP). It’s a rare progressive condition that can cause problems with balance, movement, vision, speech and swallowing. . I am able to verbally communicate but I am quietly spoken, I shake and I sometimes get confused. I like to visit Tonyrefail Day Centre and usually do this on a Tuesday and Friday but due to COVID-19, I have been unable to attend.

PURPOSE OF JOB

I am looking for a Personal Assistant for social needs.

HOURS OF WORK

2 hours per week, flexible but likely be worked on a Thursday.

RATES OF PAY

£9.20 per hour plus 10 miles at 0.40p for any journeys we take in the car together

TASKS INVOLVED

  • Ensure that all my needs are met
  • Support with attending my local coffee and have a coffee plus soft cake
  • Support me to go for a walk
  • Ensure I am safe at all times

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • Friendly and reliable
  • Considerate and caring
  • Understanding of my needs
  • Car driver/Access to a car to transport employer, must have business class insurance

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 weekly and appropriate holiday pay given.

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