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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

(Temp leading to permanent)

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I’m a man in my 60’s with complex learning and health needs. I live with my elderly mum, but my sister visits often and provides a lot of care needs for both me and my mum.

PLACE OF WORK

In my home in Gilfach Goch.

HOURS OF WORK

4pm - 8pm Every Thursday and Friday. 

(Please note this is a temporary position)

RATE OF PAY

£9.50 per hour

TASKS INVOLVED

  • General support around the house
  • General and basic meal prep and proving drinks as and when needed
  • Assisting me with my bathing, toileting and hygiene needs – ie: personal care is part of the role
  • Support me through a seizure – this will be explained in more detail
  • Ensuring my safety and well-being

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • You must be reliable and flexible
  • Respect the privacy and confidentiality of working in someone else’s home
  • Experience in a caring role would be beneficial but not compulsory
  • An understanding of seizures will be beneficial
  • Mature and well-experienced in life is strongly 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 monthly on return of a payslip provided by the Centre for Independent Living.  You will receive 5.6 weeks paid holiday (pro rata). You may be required to apply for a DBS check at no expense to you.

 

Thank you.