CDP1805 Personal Assistant to Adult Quote ref: CDP1805 on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF The Service user is a 65 year old lady living in the Canton area of Cardiff. PURPOSE OF JOB The main purpose of the position is to support me at home. To provide assistance with the daily functions of breakfast, lunch and tea, personal care and medication. To provide social interaction. PLACE OF WORK At home. HOURS OF WORK Total 14 hours per week 7 x 45 minute late morning calls to support with a wash/shower and dressing, Commode care and prompt medication. 7 x 30 minutes Tea time call to support with hot meal, medication and commode care. 7 x 45 minute pre bed support to prepare a light snack, change into night clothes. Commode care and medication. RATE OF PAY £9.78 per hour. TASKS INVOLVED To provide assistance with personal care to shower and dress Prompt to take medication. To prepare breakfast, lunch and tea. To undertake basic household duties: make the bed daily and change when needed. Clean the commode when carrying out daily calls. Provide some social interaction. TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Reliable, committed and punctual Kind, caring and Understanding of confidentiality and privacy Trustworthy and efficient Sociable 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.