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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a lady in my 90s living in the Pontypridd area. I am seeking a PA to assist me within my home and out in the community, I am looking for a caring, patient and flexible PA to help me maintain my independence.

I am visually impaired and have mobility issues, I don’t like using my wheelchair so I normally use 1 or 2 walking sticks to get around. I might need some verbal assistance with my surroundings when walking. I would require assistance with getting in and out of a vehicle and help with carrying my shopping into my home. Sometime I struggle with identifying different colours, which I require some support with especially when clothes shopping.

PURPOSE OF JOB

To support and assist me in my home and when out in the community.

PLACE OF WORK

In my home and out in the local area 

HOURS OF WORK

2.5 hours a week 

RATE OF PAY

£13.50 per hour including paid mileage where applicable

TASKS INVOLVED

·        To support me in my home.

·        To assist me in the community.

·        To assist me with a shopping list and verbal assistance whilst shopping.

·        To attend appointments from time to time.

·        Clothes shopping like Matalan or Sainsbury’s 

 

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

·        Someone with a good sense of humour.

·        Someone who is caring and supportive.

·        Someone trustworthy and patient.

·        Will need to be a driver with assess to their own vehicle.

·        Flexible with the hours of work.

·        Someone friendly and chatty.

 

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

 

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