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Closing date: 27.03.24

JOB DESCRIPTION

Male Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

 

I am an 85-year-old man living in the Rhiwbina area of Cardiff. I am living with late-stage dementia but am still physically quite fit and enjoy being outdoors in my garden. I need help with day-to-day activities such as personal care, dressing and someone to prepare meals. I enjoy listening to classical music and talking about my childhood and family.

 

PURPOSE OF JOB

I need company and support with all activities in my home and garden.

Experienced with care of person living with dementia (professionally or in personal life)

 

 

PLACE OF WORK

 

I live in the Rhiwbina area of Cardiff.

 

HOURS OF WORK

I have 7 hours of work available on a Sunday. The hours are 8-10:30am; 12:30-2:30pm; and 5-7:30pm – could discuss a little flexibility for the right person. It would be an advantage to be able to cover other PA’s holidays.

RATE OF PAY

£12.30 per hour.

 

TASKS INVOLVED

·        Preparing meals, drinks and snacks.

·        Prompting and assisting with personal tasks such as showering.

·        Supporting with day-to-day activities

·        Some domestic tasks as they arise.

  

 

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

·        Must be reliable, punctual and trustworthy.

·        Be respectful and kind at all times.

·        Experienced with care of person living with dementia (professionally or in personal life)

·        Flexibility to cover extra hours an advantage (but not essential)

 

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.