PRIV045 Personal Assistant to Adult Ref - PRIV045 when applying Apply Now JOB DESCRIPTION Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I am a 19-year-old male student and a wheelchair user who in September will be starting a 3-year course at the University of South Wales in Cardiff. I will be living in shared flat in student accommodation near to the university during term time. PURPOSE OF JOB To support with a range of domestic chores including cooking, cleaning and shopping. PLACE OF WORK Central Cardiff: In a student flat in a central Cardiff student residence as well as the surrounding area e.g. going to local shops. HOURS OF WORK 12 regular hours during university term time, within normal working hours and on weekdays. The ability to occasionally work extra hours outside of these hours at short notice (should the need arise) would also be desirable. Position starts early-mid September. A regular working week: 12 - 3 Monday 9 -12 Tuesday, Thursday and Friday RATE OF PAY £10.40 per hour TASKS INVOLVED Domestic chores: preparing meals, washing clothes and cleaning, collecting shopping from local area. Occasionally other tasks as arise. TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Someone friendly, flexible and sensitive to the fact they will be supporting an individual living in a shared student flat environment. ABOUT THE JOB Though a part-time job, this will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted. A probation period will be necessary in the first instance. Wages will be paid 4 weekly. You will receive 5.6 weeks paid holiday (pro rata). You will be required to apply for a DBS check at no expense to you. Please Note: Dewis Centre for Independent Living is acting on behalf of a third party and will not be your employer or be liable for any issues arising out of your employment should you be offered employment.