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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a woman in my early 40s living in Williamstown. My children live with me. I attend uni a few times a week so your help will be invaluable in assisting me from day to day.

Some of the conditions which affect me are a heart condition, epilepsy, asthma, sudden unconsciousness, fibromyalgia and limited feeling in legs.

PURPOSE OF JOB

You will support me to remain independent in my own home.

PLACE OF WORK

Within my family home as well as community based.

HOURS OF WORK

15.5 hours per week, ideally to be split between two PAs because each day of the week needs to be covered.

You will cover for each other’s holidays and sickness

RATE OF PAY

£10.40 per hour

40p mileage allowance

TASKS INVOLVED

  • Assisting me with my personal care
  • Domestic duties such as laundry and other light housework
  • Light meal preparation
  • Attending local activities such as swimming

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • Confidentiality is essential in this job
  • You will have a compassionate and understanding nature
  • A friendly attitude, as well as being positive and encouraging
  • Reliable and consistent

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 will be required to apply for a DBS check at no expense to you.

 

 

Thank you.