Job Description ( VOG782)

 

Part time Personal Assistant.

Please quote job reference VOG782 on the application. Apply now

 

A little about myself

I am a lady in my 80’s with significant short term memory loss. I am looking to employ one, or two personal assistants on a job share basis.  I am able to get up and get around the house without help but am a bit wobbly going further afield.  

 

Purpose of the job

You will provide me with help and support inside my home and support me to that I can continue to live in my own home.

 

Hours of Work

I am Looking for two workers who can be flexible and split the total hours of 12 hours 45 minutes per week between them to cover six days per week care.

 

Rate of Pay

 

£10.30 per hour

 

Task can include

  • Preparing and cooking my dinner
  • Reminding me to take my medication
  • Helping me sort and do my laundry
  • Chatting with me and being friendly

 

Type of person required

  • Someone who is friendly and chatty
  • Someone who is happy and outgoing
  • Someone who understands that I forget things that have happened recently and don’t get frustrated when I repeat something I have already told you.

 

Things that are important to me

I love little children and like to talk about my children and my grandchildren. I love it when other people tell me about their children.  I am a Christian. Injustice and suffering all over the world make me sad.  I’ve got a great sense of humour and like to tell stories about my childhood growing up in the South Wales Valleys.

 

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 Monthly 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