CDP1770 Female Personal Assistant to Adult Quote ref: CDP1770 on application form Apply now 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.