CDP1676 Personal Assistant to Adult (Maternity Cover) Quote ref: CDP1676 on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Part-time Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF 44-year-old lady living in Llandaff, Cardiff requires a personal assistant to support her with daily tasks. She has Fibromyalgia that mainly affects both legs and her lower back. Her mobility is limited and she is in a lot of pain. She has good and bad days so the level of support required will depend on how she is feeling that day. She is unable to leave the house, as there is no stair lift or access for her so support will required within her home. At least two PAs will need to be employed as it's 7 days a week care. HOURS OF WORK Maternity cover only 7 days a week 1 hour (7am)- Personal care & continence care, prepare breakfast 45 mins (13.30)- Continence care and prepare lunch 30 mins (17:30)- Continence care and meal prep 45 mins (21:00)- Continence care, meal and bed preparation Please be aware there may be some flexibility with times. RATES OF PAY £9.75 per hour TASKS INVOLVED Personal care & continence care- showering, dressing/ undressing, applying cream to legs and back Meal prep Light domestic tasks TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Reliable Patient Trustworthy Ability to take initiative Caring Friendly Experience with care work Don’t need to be a car driver 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.