TCDP273 Personal Assistant to Adult Quote ref: TCDP273 on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF A personal assistant is required for a female in my 50’s diagnosed with a muscle wasting condition and a full time wheelchair user. I love to go out and about socially and enjoy, cinema, theatre and music. I am a big fan soaps and t.v. drama and enjoy having a gossip at the latest goings on. PURPOSE OF JOB To undertake all aspects of personal care, washing, dressing etc, and also using a ceiling hoist. Experience would be ideal but training will be given. You will need to be friendly, punctual and reliable and have the ability to learn routines quickly and need minimum direction. You will need to be a confident driver as a main part of the job will require you to drive my adapted vehicle on social outings. You will need to be able to cook and have a high standard of cleanliness to ensure my home is kept clean and tidy at all times. PLACE OF WORK Lisvane, Cardiff HOURS OF WORK 16 per week. WEDNESDAY 4PM-11PM ALTERNATE SATURDAY 12NOON-11PM ALTERNATE SUNDAY 4PM - 8PM 12NOON -8PM RATE OF PAY £9.80 per hour TASKS INVOLVED . Personal care household duties cooking Admin assistance Accompanying on social activities Various other tasks when required TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Must have access to a vehicle and hold a full driving license and be over 25 years of age for insurance purposes. Must be reliable and punctual. Must be flexible Must be patient Experience in a similar role is desirable but not essential. Must wear PPE 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 4 weekly on return of a payslip provided by the Centre for Independent Living. You will receive 5.6 weeks paid holiday (pro rata). You will be required to apply for a DBS check at no expense to you. Please Note: Dewis Centre for Independent Living is acting on behalf of a third party and will not be your employer or be liable for any issues arising out of your employment should you be offered employment.