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JOB DESCRIPTION 

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a gentleman living in the Plasnewydd area of Cardiff.

 

I need an Arabic speaking personal assistant to assist with my daily tasks.

 

I have trouble with mobility and need assistance with getting around and doing domestic tasks around the house, and sometimes out in the community.

 

 

PURPOSE OF JOB

To assist me with my day-to-day tasks and help me live an independent life.

 

I need assistance with washing and dressing. I also need someone to prepare breakfast and dinner as well as making sure I am ready for bed.

 

I require assistance with medication, and sometimes need to be prompted to take it.

 

Must be Arabic speaker.

 

 

PLACE OF WORK

In my property and sometimes in the local community.

 

 

HOURS OF WORK

14 hours per week (2 hours per day)

 

Broken down as 1 hour in the morning, and 1 hour in the evening.

Flexibility will be discussed with the employer.

 

 

 

RATE OF PAY

£9.70 per hour.

TASKS INVOLVED

  • Assistance with morning dressing.
  • Preparing breakfast and tea time meals.
  • Ensure I take my medication.
  • Assisting me with evening / bed calls.

 

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

Must be able to speak Arabic.

Essential qualities

  • Arabic speaker
  • Kind
  • Patient and understanding

 

 

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.