DP597 Personal Assistant Quote Ref DP597on Application Form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Part-Time Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I am a 55 year old lady living in the Wattstown area. I am bubbly, friendly, articulate and considerate. I like watching television and films, particularly romcoms such as Love Actually, and have a very eclectic taste in music. I’m a shopaholic and enjoy trips to the cinema. I also like reading and going out for coffee and the occasional meal. I have Bipolar disorder but am currently experiencing improved mental health. I am very chatty and outgoing, and wouldn’t want my mental health to define me as a person. I’m very sociable and like having company, I’m a good communicator and have a great sense of humour. I’m looking to recruit someone down to earth, with similar interests, who I can talk to, get on with and go out with to do things I enjoy. PURPOSE OF THE JOB The purpose of the job is to encourage me to get out and about socially, taking part in various activities which I enjoy, whilst boosting my confidence and increasing my independence. I have a bad back so there will be some housework once a month. I also attend a gym, and occasionally may need transport there. RATE OF PAY £8.85 per hour plus mileage where applicable HOURS OF WORK 4 hours per week on a Monday 10am-2pm TASKS CAN INCLUDE To accompany me when out doing things I enjoy – i.e walking, cinema, shopping, go for a coffee To encourage me to try new things Occasionally will need Transport take me to appointments Occasional Housework TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Someone who is friendly & down to earth Someone who is chatty Someone with similar interests to me Someone with a good sense of humour Trustworthy Car owner / driver Someone punctual & reliable Respectful of confidentiality Someone with similar work experience & knowledge of mental health desirable ABOUT THE JOB Although this is a part time job, it will require a National Insurance number to be submitted. A probationary period will be necessary. The salary will be paid on a four weekly basis, and appropriate holiday pay given. The post is subject to a DBS Disclosure (Police Check).