DP1734 Personal assistant Please quote job reference DP1734 on the application. Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Part-time Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I am a woman in my 80’s living in the Talbot Green area. I have a little dog called Alfie who is very important to me. He rarely leaves my side. I have been diagnosed with dementia. I am a strong independent woman, but I can become lonely during times on my own. I am looking for an additional PA to provide me with company in my home. PURPOSE OF JOB The main purpose of the job is to support me in my home. HOURS OF WORK 6 hours per week Plus cover of up to 4 hours for the other PA when on holiday or sick (Flexible on how hours are worked – please state availability on application form.) RATES OF PAY £10.50 per hour TASKS INVOLVED Ensuring my safety is priority at all times Encourage my interaction Someone to provide me with company Light domestic duties Meal/drink preparation TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Someone who is reliable, patient and friendly Someone with a understanding of dementia Someone who is okay with being around a dog 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 on a monthly basis 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.