DP1753 Personal assistant Please quote job reference DP1753 on application form. Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I am a 40 year old man who lives at home in Abercynon with my mum and dad. I am a happy person who is very friendly. I am non-verbal but I mum says I am ‘chatty’. I have no really hobbies but I enjoy snooker and I like to go to the seaside or to Brecon. I used to work in a garden centre and absolutely loved this. PURPOSE OF THE JOB The purpose of the job is to help me to maintain my independence outside of the home. HOURS OF WORK I have 6 hours per week to be used flexibly. RATES OF PAY £9.70 per hour TASKS CAN INCLUDE Supporting me to gain independence away from the home Keeping me safe at all times Suggesting ideas for places we may go together TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Patient and understanding A person with a friendly, easy going manner A car driver, with access to their own vehicle No experience necessary ABOUT THE JOB This will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted. A trial period of six months 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 appropriate holidays and holiday pay. This post is subject to an enhanced police check (DBS) and training may be required if identified by the employer.