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JOB DESCRIPTION 

Personal Assistant 

 

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF 

 

I am a young adult, with a learning disability, living in the Riverside / Splott area of Cardiff.  

 

I like going out in my local community and to go shopping. I enjoy watching films in the cinema, and also like going to places to have breakfast or lunch. 

 

PURPOSE OF JOB 

 

I am looking for a personal assistant to assist me to access the community. I am looking for someone to take me shopping, to the cinema, and other fun social activities on Mondays and Sundays. 

 

I do not need personal care, just someone to supervise whilst out in the community and assist me  

 

I would need a car driver, as this would be easier to take me out in the community. 

 

 

PLACE OF WORK 

 

Mainly out in the community around the local area of Splott or Riverside. Can sometimes go further into town. 

 

 

HOURS OF WORK 

 

6 hours per week. 

 

Mondays and Sundays, 3 hours each – in afternoon. 

 

The employer will discuss the working times. 

 

 

RATE OF PAY 

  

£9.24 

 

TASKS INVOLVED 

 

  • Taking me out into the community in my local area of Splott or Riverside. 
  • Taking me to have breakfast or lunch in local cafes or restaurants. 
  • Supervising me when going to social activities or shopping in town. 
  • Supervising me in local parks / playground areas. 

 

 

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED 

 

  • Kind and patient. 
  • Car owner / driver is essential. 
  • Fun and outgoing. 

 

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.