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JOB DESCRIPTION

Part-time Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a young lady in my mid-thirties living in the Boverton area. I have mild learning difficulties. I sometimes experience seizures, more so with heat or stress. I enjoy Arts & Crafts, going to bingo and to swimming. I also enjoy clothes shopping. I have a very supportive family.

PURPOSE OF JOB

I am looking to employ a Personal Assistant to support me in the home and with accessing the local community. PA to support with helping me maintain my independence and engage in activities.

HOURS OF WORK

16 hours per week

RATES OF PAY

£11.25 per hour

TASKS INVOLVED

  • Support with light domestic duties around the home
  • Take me shopping
  • Accompanying me when out and about
  • Support me in the community
  • Undertake activities I like doing such as painting, cooking, bingo, swimming
  • Ensuring my safety is priority at all times
  • Encourage my motivation, interaction & independence
  • Some support with personal care
  • Prompt with medication

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • Someone outgoing, confident and bubbly
  • Someone who is flexible, reliable and trustworthy (this is an important aspect of the job)
  • Someone who has an understanding of my conditions
  • PA to be a sensible car driver, with own vehicle and business class insurance in place

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 four weekly and appropriate holiday pay given.

The post is subject to satisfactory references and a DBS (Police) Check - which will need to be carried out before employment can commence. The cost of this will be met by the employer (Local Authority).

The relevant checks will be carried out to ensure any applicant has the right to work in the UK