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JOB DESCRIPTION

Part-time Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a man in my 70’s with Dementia. I live in the Penarth area with my wife. I can feel isolated and I can get depressed. I like football and photography. l am looking for a Personal Assistant to provide me with company.

PURPOSE OF JOB

I am looking to employ a Personal Assistant to support me within my home initially, over time I may want to go out. It will also allow my wife some respite to attend Zumba class.

HOURS OF WORK

5 hours per week, during the week

Split into 2 or 3 shifts during the morning, likely time between 9:30am to 11:30am

RATES OF PAY

£10.00 per hour

TASKS INVOLVED

  • Some help with Personal care
  • Meal preparation, make me a drink or snack
  • Ensure I am safe
  • Provide me with company

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • Flexible and reliable
  • Awareness or understanding of how my condition affects me
  • Patient, calm and understanding
  • Someone with similar interests

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