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JOB DESCRIPTION

Part-time Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I’m a 52 year old gentleman with MS from the Aberdare area . I have difficulties with hand functions and mobility. I have two daughters. I enjoy rock music, going to the theatre and enjoy watching rugby. I enjoy going out in the community and enjoy doing new activities. 

PURPOSE OF JOB

I am looking to employ a Personal Assistant to support me at home and occasionally out in the local community.

You will also assist me with all aspects of personal care.

You will need to undertake manual handling training for this role. (This will be provided by the local authority)

HOURS OF WORK

16 hours to be worked every Saturday and Sunday, 8 hours on each day.

(Providing this has been arranged in advance with one of the other PA's there may be a possibility of one weekend off each month)

RATES OF PAY

£9.80 per hour (some mileage included)

TASKS INVOLVED

  • Supervising me out in the community
  • Car transfers to ensure I am safe at all times.
  • Assisting me during activities in the community.
  • Assisting me with meals.
  • All aspects of personal 
  • General task around the house.

 

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

 

  • Car driver/owner with business class insurance.
  • Patient and an understanding of how my condition affects me.
  • Experience in the care sector desirable.

 

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 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