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JOB DESCRIPTION

Part-time Personal Assistant

 

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

 

I am a gentleman in my 90’s living in the Radyr area of Cardiff. I have had some experience in the Military and I am well-travelled. I like to attend Church regularly and I am interested in current affairs. I have two hearing aids and I have unsteady mobility. I am looking for a Personal Assistant to support and assist me with my daily routine.

 

PURPOSE OF JOB

I am looking to employ a Personal Assistant to assist and support me within my home, to help keep my independence.

 

HOURS OF WORK

 

15.75 hours per week, to be used flexibly.

Days and hours to be discussed at interview.

 

RATES OF PAY

£9.71 per hour

 

TASKS INVOLVED

 

  • General cleaning and domestic duties, including laundry, making my bed, washing up, and so forth
  • Meal preparation (weekly basis - support with breakfast/lunch, monthly basis - batch cook for freezer)
  • Receiving food deliveries, putting it away in cupboards and place waste bins out
  • All aspects of personal care
  • Assist with putting hearing aids in correct ear and change hearing aids batteries when needed
  • Check daily on my health and wellbeing and prompt with my medication
  • Ensuring my safety is priority at all times

 

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • Someone who is flexible, reliable and trustworthy
  • Someone who is patient and understands my needs
  • Car driver with own vehicle preferred

 

ABOUT THE JOB

Though a part-time job, this will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted.  A trial period will be necessary in the first instance.  The wage will be paid four weekly and appropriate holiday pay given.

The post is subject to satisfactory references and a DBS (Police) Check - which will need to be carried out before employment can commence. The cost of this will be met by the employer (Local Authority).

The relevant checks will be carried out to ensure any applicant has the right to work in the UK