VOG524 Casual Personal assistant. Please quote job ref VOG524 on application form. Apply Now JOB DESCRIPTION Casual Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I am a 73 year old gentleman living in Barry with my dog (who is very placid and friendly). I have a few different health issues; I am partially sighted, have diabetes and arthritis. I enjoy watching politics on the television. I am a chatty and friendly person. I fall regularly so use a zimmer frame. PURPOSE OF JOB Mainly to assist me at meal times, so that I can maintain my independence in my own home. I need a PA that can cover when my other PA is off work through holiday or illness. PLACE OF WORK At my home. HOURS OF WORK I currently have 2 calls per day, 7 days per week 8am-12pm/1pm 5pm-7pm I am looking for a PA who can cover my regular PA when they are on leave/unwell. RATE OF PAY £9.00 per hour weekdays £10.00 per hour weekends TASKS INVOLVED Preparing hot and cold meals. Maintaining a clean kitchen. Feeding and watering my dog as and when needed. Morning calls only – helping me to apply cream to my legs. Make drinks TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED A person who respects the privacy and confidentiality of working in someone else’s home Someone trustworthy, reliable and punctual. Someone with a caring and patient nature. A flexible approach to work as occasionally you may be asked to cover for another PA’s holidays. Must like dogs 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 monthly on return of a payslip provided by the Centre for Independent Living. You will receive 5.6 weeks paid holiday (pro rata). You may be required to apply for a DBS check at no expense to you. Thank you.