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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

SOMETHING ABOUT ME 

I am an elderly gentlemen from Cowbridge who enjoys watching all types of sport on the television such as football, horse racing and cricket, I also like going for walks around the village and going for meals at the local pub. I enjoy listening to Radio 2 particular like songs from my era and reminisce about times gone by.  I am generally quite calm but don’t like being fussed or being in big crowds and I have my set routine each morning. I have Lewy body Disease, a tumour on my pituitary gland pressing on my optic nerve. I have some sight problems and have an artificial valve due to heart failure. 

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

The purpose of the job would be to help me get showered and dressed, to give me my breakfast. To help me maintain my routine and help me get prepared for the day. Help me stay motivated and positive to maintain my independence and ensure I keep my morning appointments.

HOURS OF WORK

2 mornings per week any day, 2 hours a day roughly 9am to 11am

RATE OF PAY

£10.00per hour no mileage included

TASKS CAN INCLUDE

  • Some personal care such as assisting with showering
  • Domestic duties
  • Going for walks
  • Watching television
  • Listening to music
  • Help me maintain motivation and to stay positive

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • Someone who is reliable
  • Positive , patient calm and understanding
  • Preferred Experience of Lewy body Disease/Dementia/Parkinson’s
  • Non-smoker preferred

ABOUT THE JOB

I will be your legal employer so you will need a National Insurance number. Pay will be monthly and appropriate paid annual leave is given. There will be trial period involved and a police check will be necessary (which I will arrange).