DPM1361 Casual Personal Assistant Quote REF:DPM1361 on Application Form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Casual Personal Assistants A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I am a young lady living with my parents in Merthyr. I don’t have any formal diagnosis, but I have no communication and limited mobility. I can’t stand unsupported but am able to walk short distances with assistance and use a wheelchair when out. I am a very happy, smiley person and love being out and about. PURPOSE OF THE JOB I am looking for a PA to join my team of staff on a casual basis which will allow my parents some respite and for me to go out and do things I enjoy. HOURS OF WORK Casual hours. There aren’t regular weekly hours available, just on an ad-hoc basis. Hours will be available throughout the week and weekend. RATES OF PAY £9.20 per hour Plus Mileage Allowance TASKS CAN INCLUDE Working alongside my other PA to take me out to various places such as parks, shops and out for the day to Porthcawl or the Mumbles etc Pushing me in my wheelchair Getting me in and out of your car Taking me for lunch Being a good companion on our trips out together TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED A driver with access to their own car is essential (car will also need to accommodate my wheelchair) Someone who will work well as a team with my other PA, but also happy to work alone when needed Someone who will enjoy our trips out together Someone who will be reliable and be able to cover some additional hours if needed Someone who will keep me safe at all times ABOUT THE JOB Although this is a part-time job, it will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted. A trial period will be necessary in the first instance. The salary will be paid on a calendar monthly basis and appropriate holiday pay given. The post is subject to a probationary period and a DBS (Police) Check.