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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a 33-year-old male living in Flemingston (near St Athan). I have Cerebral Palsy and respiratory disease and am a wheelchair user. I can transfer from my wheel chair to a chair or bed so there is little manual handling required.

I went to University in Swansea and can speak German, French and Spanish as well as Welsh. I enjoy using my Computer and phone to keep in touch with my friends. I enjoy going to the gym and going shopping, to the cinema and travelling.

PURPOSE OF JOB

I am looking to employ a Personal Assistant (PA) to assist me in the mornings to getup, shower, dress and make my breakfast as well helping me take my medicines (they come in pre-dispensed blister packs) , and do my washing as well as having a good chat!

PLACE OF WORK

I have my own adapted ground floor flat attached to my parents’ house.

HOURS OF WORK

There are 10 hours per week available.

RATE OF PAY

£10.00 per hour with time and half on Bank Holidays

TASKS INVOLVED

  • to assist me to getup,
  • Help me shower
  • Help me dress.
  • make my breakfast.
  • helping me take my medicines ( in pre-dispensed blister packs)
  • Make my bed and change linen as required.
  • do my washing.

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • Experience of care work would be desirable.
  • Someone who will be reliable.
  • Trustworthy
  • Someone who will respect my home and belongings.
  • Friendly and enthusiastic
  • Driver required.
  • Male or Female PA required

 

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.