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JOB DESCRIPTION
Personal Assistant

GENERAL INFORMATION

89 year old lady who is in the early stages of dementia is seeking help, support and companionship.

She has good communication and a sense of fun.

Loves to go out, shop, have her hair and nails done and meet up with friends. Some continence issues but being managed.

Car driver needed.

Llandaff area of Cardiff.


HOURS OF WORK

Suggested hours – 6 per week.

Saturday Evening 8 - 10 p.m.
Sunday Morning 9 - 11 a.m. (daughter takes her to Church at 11).
Sunday Evening 8 - 10 p.m.


Extra cover when PA is on holiday

RATE OF PAY
£10.20 per hour.


TASKS CAN INCLUDE

Morning Support with toilet, shower, getting dressed. Morning medication given and breakfast.

Evening support, companionship, taking out for supper, watching a film e.g loves Mamma Mia, singing etc. Then prompt to get ready for bed.

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

• Reliable, committed and punctual.
• Understanding of confidentiality and privacy.
• Trustworthy and efficient.
• Proactive.

Somebody with a sense of fun, Good command of English, able to drive with own car. Willing to take Mum out, travel expenses paid.

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.

Thank you.