DP558 Personal Assistant to Adult Quote ref: DP558 on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I am a 26 year old young lady living with my grandmother in Tonyrefail. I have severe learning difficulties and can become overwhelmed when I find situations difficult. I sometimes display difficult behaviour and need support to encourage me to act appropriately when out and about. I am a very active young person who enjoys sport and dancing. I am volunteering at a dog grooming salon at the moment. PURPOSE OF JOB To assist me with my morning routines. This will include prompting me with personal care, keeping my bedroom and belongings tidy and generally helping to organise my time effectively. PLACE OF WORK At my home HOURS OF WORK 6.5 hours per week in total. Broken up into (just over) 1 hour calls each weekday morning and half hour on a Saturday morning. RATE OF PAY £8.90 per hour TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Friendly and approachable. Reliable and trustworthy. Someone who 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.