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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE BIT ABOUT ME

I am a 60 year old gentleman living within St Brides Major area with my wife and 2 sons. I have COPD which means my mobility is limited due to my Breathing ability. I use an oxygen therapy to support me with my breathing. I am seeking support through direct payments to assist me around my own house. I have an interest in photography so would like to be able to go out and about in the car taking some photographs of the coast. I have a mobility car which you will be able to use when traveling out in the community.

PLACE OF WORK

At home and out in the community.

HOURS OF WORK

There are 24.5 hours of work available per week.

RATE OF PAY

£9.80 per hour.

TASKS CAN INCLUDE

  • Domestic duties around the house
  • Helping me get washed and dressed
  • Occasionally taking me out in the community and assisting with appointments
  • Preparing my meals
  • Respite for my family

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

I am looking to employ a personal assistant to help and support me to do everyday tasks whilst still allowing me to have independence.

 

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

 

  • Driver able to drive my adapted vehicle
  • Someone punctual and reliable
  • Proactive organising
  • Friendly
  • Outgoing

 

ABOUT THE JOB

 

Though a part-time job, this will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted. A probationary period of 6 months will be necessary in the first instance. I will be your employer. The wage will be paid 4 weekly on return of a payslip provided by the Centre for Independent Living. You will receive appropriate holidays and holiday pay.

This job is subject to a DBS check.