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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

 

I am a young lady living in the Canton area of Cardiff, with my family. I have Cerebral Palsy, I can also experience some anxiety. I would really like to have support from a female to assist me in the community as well as some personal care.

I like to go shopping, to go the cinema, to attend concerts and go bowling.

 

PURPOSE OF JOB

 

·        To provide me companionship.

·        To keep me safe and calm.

·        Assist and support me in the community.

 

PLACE OF WORK

 

In my home and in the community.

 

HOURS OF WORK

9 hours a week to be worked flexibly in weekdays/evenings to be agreed.

 

RATE OF PAY

£12.65 per hour.

 

TASKS INVOLVED

 

·        Companionship

·        Support to access the community

·        Support in travelling to and from activities.

·        Support and assist with personal care to access the toilet.

·        Assist with my hair and putting on my shoes.

·        To attend a manual handling course to ensure safety of the PA as well as myself. This is a free course and you will be paid for the hours to attend the course.

 

 

 

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRE

·        Someone who can support my emotional well being.

·        Someone who is patient and kind.

·        Someone who is dependable and reliable.

·        Someone who may have similar interests as myself.

  • Car driver is essential for this role.

 

 

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 monthly on return of a payslip provided by the Centre for Independent Living.  You will receive 5.6 weeks paid holiday (pro rata). You may 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.