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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a lady in my 50’s living with my parents in St Athan. I have my own space in the house as my parents want me to be as independent as possible. I have epilepsy and have daily seizures and I also have very little communication, but am able to communicate my needs. I am very happy and easy-going and just like to play as I am very childlike.     

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

To provide me with support for my daily routine.

HOURS OF WORK

There are 17 hours per week available.

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. 

Monday 9am-1pm / 6pm-9pm

Tuesday 6pm-9pm

Thursday 9am-1pm / 6pm-9pm

RATES OF PAY

£10.00 per hour

TASKS CAN INCLUDE

  • Playing with me
  • Helping with some personal care (washing and toileting)
  • Ensuring I take my medication
  • Help with dressing
  • Prepare breakfast

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  •  Someone who is reliable and able to cover additional hours if needed
  • A non-smoker
  • Someone who is bubbly and friendly
  • Someone who can drive
  • Someone who will engage and chat with me
  • Experience not essential as my parents will support you initially until you are comfortable in the role

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 four weekly basis and appropriate holiday pay given.

The post is subject to a probationary period and a DBS (Police) Check.