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JOB DESCRIPTION 

Female Personal Assistants 

 

GENERAL INFORMATION 

 

PA required for elderly woman in the Heath area of Cardiff, to help with domestic and personal needs. You would be part of a team of others and be willing, as needs arise, to provide cover for holidays and sickness.  

 

Due to the level of personal care involved, the person assistant must be female. 

 

Someone this is willing to work Saturday night and other hours including a possible weekday night.  

 

It would be helpful to have experience of using a Sara Stedy and to be competent and sympathetic to the needs of an elderly lady with chronic arthritis, hearing and mobility issues.  

 

HOURS OF WORK 

 

Relief work is required, to cover existing PA's annual leave and sickness.


Up to 20 hours per week. 

Day and Night time hours would be needed, times to be discussed with employer.

 

 

RATE OF PAY 

 

£9.15 per hour. 

 

TASKS CAN INCLUDE 

 

 

  • Assisting with personal care, including washing, and toileting     care. 
  • Providing meals and drinks and snacks. 
  • Assisting with medication and helping with hearing aid. 
  • Assistance with accessing the community in her wheelchair. 

 
 

 

 

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED 

 

Responsible and reliable 

Must be honest and trustworthy 

Caring and friendly 

 

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.