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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a 40 year old male living in the Rhondda Fach area.  I have cerebral palsy which affects my legs but do not need to use a wheelchair as I am able to walk with the aid of a walking stick.

PURPOSE OF JOB

I do not need any assistance with personal care but would like someone to help me get out socially.  I enjoy going out for meals, touring the local countryside and nearby coastal resorts.

I have my own car and need a driver with a clean driving licence over 25 years of age due to insurance purposes. If under 25, access to your own car is needed and business class insurance is necessary.

PLACE OF WORK

In and around the Rhondda and surrounding areas

HOURS OF WORK

I have 6 hours per week available; Flexibility is necessary in relation to these hours, with the opportunity to work more hours

RATE OF PAY

£10.70 per hour travel expenses paid where applicable

TASKS INVOLVED

  • Going out for walks
  • Driving my car to places I would like to visit
  • Going out for meals
  • Keeping me company
  • Shopping

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

I would like someone who is chatty and friendly with a good sense of humour, also need to be a non-smoker with a clean driving licence over the age of 25 due to insurance purposes

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.