CDP1408 Personal Assistant to Adult Quote ref: CDP1408 on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I am a Lady in my 80’s that has dementia living in the Cyncoed area of Cardiff. I am fairly mobile and enjoy short walks in the local park and going to cafés within my community. PURPOSE OF JOB To support me throughout the day with activities and tasks within my home as well as outside. PLACE OF WORK My Home and out in the Community. HOURS OF WORK 44 hours a week Days and hours to be discussed. This post is open to job sharing, one PA would not be required to work 7 days a week. Flexibility would be required. RATE OF PAY Day rate £9.80 Bank Holidays attract double time. TASKS INVOLVED Assisting with all personal care throughout the day. Providing meals and drinks, snacks and then clearing them away. Breakfast, lunch and dinner. Prompting with my medication Assessing the community Assisting with home chores Assisting me with daily tasks Support me whilst attending some appointments TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Reliable and punctual Able to respect my privacy and confidentiality Have Empathy and patience Flexible and adaptable to meet my needs Must be flexible Car driver Desirable qualities Previous care work is desirable Can use own initiative Common Sense Patience Reliable Trustworthy ABOUT THE JOB Though a part-time job, this will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted. A probation period will be necessary in the first instance. Wages will be paid 4 weekly. You will receive 5.6 weeks paid holiday (pro rata). You will be required to apply for a DBS check at no expense to you. Please Note: Dewis Centre for Independent Living is acting on behalf of a third party and will not be your employer or be liable for any issues arising out of your employment should you be offered employment. Thank you.