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JOB DESCRIPTION

 Part-time Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a 13 year old boy living in the Barry area with my family. I have Duchennes Muscular Dystrophy. This is a degenerative condition. I use a wheelchair and I need to be hoisted for transfers.

PURPOSE OF JOB

I am looking to employ a Personal Assistant to support my Mum on school mornings to get me hoisted out of the bed, washed and dressed ready for school.  

HOURS OF WORK

5 hours (1 hour each morning)

Monday to Friday term time

1hr slot will be between 7am to 8am

RATES OF PAY

£10.65 per hour

TASKS INVOLVED

  • Ensure I am safe at all times
  • Personal Care
  • Support my Mum with my morning routine to get me ready for school

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • Reliable and punctual
  • Patient, calm and understanding
  • Flexibility is an important aspect of this job

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 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