CDP1724 Personal Assistant to Adult Quote ref: CDP1724 on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF 83 year old lady living in Pen Y Lan, Cardiff requires a personal assistant to support her with day to day tasks. She has suffered a stroke so is immobile and has to be moved using a steady. She has very slight cognitive impairment but is very sociable and loves company. She can become very anxious if left alone for a period of time. HOURS OF WORK 18.5 hours per week- flexible working hours to be discussed. 3 hours every afternoon Monday to Friday and an additional 3.5 hours on either an evening or weekend depending on when her daughter needs to work. There will need to be flexibility around these hours as her daughters work hours vary but there will be plenty of notice if any changes need to be made. RATE OF PAY £9.95 an hour TASKS INVOLVED Minimal personal care required i.e toileting, hours are mainly to provide company and some simple meal prep. TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Reliable, committed and punctual Understanding of confidentiality and privacy Trustworthy and efficient Non-smoker Must like dogs as the lady owns two Manual handling training would be required 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.