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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 

6 hours per week on a Saturday.  Times can be flexible between 11am and 8pm.

 

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.