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).