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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a lady living in the Penarth area with my family; I am a wheelchair user.  I enjoy talking to people and attend a day centre twice a week.

I am looking for a personal assistant to help remain independent in my home by assisting me with some light domestic duties and shopping, driving me and supporting me to hospital appointments.

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

The purpose of the job is to support me to remain independent in my own home and out in the community.

HOURS OF WORK

12.5 hours in total flexible with employer, can be worked by one or split between two PA's

RATE OF PAY

£10.00 per hour

TASKS CAN INCLUDE

  • Small amount of personal care
  • Occasional domestic tasks and shopping
  • Supporting to attend medical appointments

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • Someone who will be sensitive to my needs and with a mature attitude
  • Someone who is reliable, flexible and patient
  • Someone who can use their own initiative and has common sense
  • Someone who is over the age of 25 due to insurance purposes for mobility car
  • Positive approach to this type of work

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 four weekly on return of a payslip provided by the Centre for Independent Living.  You will receive appropriate holidays and holiday pay. You will also have to complete the DBS process and evidence you have the right to work in the UK