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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 someone of a similar age to assist me in the community.

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

6 hours a week- PA must be able to work every other weekend.

Preferably a Saturday.

 

RATE OF PAY

£10.35 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

  • Car driver is preferable.
  • 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.

 

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.