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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a 75 year old lady living in the Dinas Powys area with my husband I have dementia and can sometimes hit out and wonder off so my safety is very important at all times.

I am retired now but have done some interested jobs in my previous years including a managerial role with in the post office and in later life I worked in an architect library.

I like gardening but don’t do it anymore myself but I would like to sit out there if it’s nice.

I would like a PA with some experience and knowledge around Dementia as I can get very confused at times.

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

I would like a sit in service at my home and some company when my husband is to leave the house and to just make sure I am safe and occasionally go for a short walk.

HOURS OF WORK

15 hours a week to be worked flexible.

RATES OF PAY

£14.00 per hour 

TASKS CAN INCLUDE

·        Assisting me at home.

·        Ensuring my safety whilst we do this.

·        Keeping me company when my husband is out.

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

              Reliable/Punctual

              Considerate/Caring/Trustworthy/honest around my home/not easily offended

              Friendly/Chatty

              Confident/Proactive

·        Good knowledge of Dementia.

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 on a 4 weekly basis 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