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JOB DESCRIPTION
Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am 74 year old man living in the Aberdare area. I enjoy watching war and adventure films. 

I very much enjoy football and I used to be a referee in a local football league. I support Liverpool and often watch games on the television.  

I like to go out occasionally for short walks although I have poor mobility and my balance is not great. 

I have been diagnosed with vascular dementia and can get anxious at times. 


PURPOSE OF JOB

Keep me company in my home 
Respite for my carer 


PLACE OF WORK

In my home 

HOURS OF WORK

•    6 hours a week over two afternoons.
•    Ideally Monday and Friday but days can be flexible.
•    Shifts will be around 11am – 2pm but we can work around others availability.


RATE OF PAY

£12.20 per hour 
 

TASKS INVOLVED

•    Keep me safe in my home.
•    To provide company. 
•    Help with puzzles, crosswords and word searches.
•    To get my food out for me.
•    Possibly go on a short walk.  


TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

•    A chatty and outgoing person.
•    Someone who is calm and patient.
•    Someone who has an interest in football would be ideal.
•    A person who respects the privacy and confidentiality of working in someone else’s home.
•    A reliable and punctual person.


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 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

Thank you