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Closing date: 19/08/2024

JOB DESCRIPTION
Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF
Our 6 year old daughter has developmental and physical needs and requires support with day-to-day activities, such as personal care, dressing, food preparation and play.  She is a very happy and gentle girl who loves to go to the park and trampolining.

PURPOSE OF JOB
Our daughter needs support with activities within our home as well as accessing the local community

PLACE OF WORK
We live in the Heath area of Cardiff. Travel away from normal place of work will be required on occasions. 


HOURS OF WORK

We have 5 hours a week of support agreed between 3.00 – 5.30 twice a week on Monday and Friday.


RATE OF PAY
 
£14 an hour.


TASKS INVOLVED


Tasks may include assistance or support with the following:
    Personal care and toileting needs
    Dressing, undressing
    Moving and Handling
    Meals and preparation
    Social outings e.g. trips to park, soft play
    Any other reasonable task


TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

Essential qualities

●    Reliable and punctual.
●    Considerate, caring and trustworthy
●    Common sense and initiative.
●    Full driving licence and access to a car to transport our daughter.
●    Flexible and adaptable to meet our daughter’s needs.


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 Disclosure and Barring Service (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.