Dewis Centre for Independent Living (C.I.L.)

A voluntary organisation working in six Local Authorities

Merthyr Tydfil, Blaenau Gwent and Powys

01443 827930

info@dewiscil.org.uk

Merthyr Tydfil, Blaenau Gwent and Powys

DPM532 Personal Assistant
Title: DPM532 Personal Assistant
Description: I am a 27 year old young lady, living in Dowlais with my husband, son and parents. I have learning difficulties, Brittle Epilepsy, Arthritis and Asthma. I also have low muscle tone so can become tired easily. 10 hours per week 8.30 – 9.30am Monday – Friday 4pm – 5pm Monday - Friday. £9.00 per hour 40p per mile travel expenses. Please read the full Job description before applying.
Date: September 16, 2019 Size: 73 KB
DPM1566 Personal Assistant
Title: DPM1566 Personal Assistant
Description: I am a 28 year old wheelchair-bound young woman, I currently live independently in the Merthyr area but I am finding it difficult to maintain this, as I am also a busy professional. My legs are essentially non-functional and I cannot stand. This is as a result of a car accident 2+ years ago, as such my disability is relatively new to me and I am still exploring therapy possibilities and ways to keep active in the community. I am based in Merthyr but I do still drive (an adapted vehicle) and I lead an active lifestyle, having retained my adventurous and open-minded nature. I enjoy music, reading, writing, creative arts and engaging with nature as much as is possible. Up to 14hours of work available per week on flexible basis, approx. 2hr/day (mostly mornings but 1 evening a week would be ideal for help with bowel care: see tasks) Applicants need to be able to commit to 2-3 early starts (6.30/7am) per week (Tue-Thurs) If successful applicants will know hours in advance, however flexibility is key to this post. £10.60 per hour. Please read the full Job Description before applying.
Date: September 16, 2019 Size: 69 KB
DPM909 Personal Assistant.
Title: DPM909 Personal Assistant.
Description: I am a 23 year old young lady living the Merthyr area I enjoy learning, I am a creative person and currently studying my Foundation Degree in Art, I also enjoy gaming on my PS4 games such as Zombie’s, Game of Thrones etc. I enjoy alternative rock music such as Evanescence and BTS (Band). I have ASD and depression so I am looking for a Personal Assistant for support me in college during term time and non-term time support me to go out to places I enjoy such as bowling, cinema etc. I am looking for a Personal Assistant (PA) who will be able to support me to attend college to continue my education and on social outings. Monday to Friday. 9:30am to 3:30pm 12 hours in total Term time Non-Term times flexible 8 hours in total. £10.00 per hour. Driver preferred but not essential Please read the full Job Description before applying.
Date: August 20, 2019 Size: 109 KB
DPM731 Personal Assistant
Title: DPM731 Personal Assistant
Description: I am a young man living in the Merthyr Tydfil area. I have Downs Syndrome, global developmental delay, and I am visually impaired, this means my behaviour can be challenging and inappropriate at times. I like routine and enjoy swimming, going to the park, playing football and doing creative activities. There are 5 hours per week available in term time In school holidays the hours will increase to 5.5 hours per week and these will be flexible. £9.00 per hour Mileage: 40p per mile when I am in the car with you. Driver/Owner needed..
Date: August 15, 2019 Size: 41 KB
DPM1248 Personal Assistant
Title: DPM1248 Personal Assistant
Description: Aberfan - I am a gentleman in my thirties living with my parents in Aberfan. I attend a day centre for adults with complex learning and physical disabilities five days a week. I have Cerebral Palsy and unable to communicate verbally but through gestures and using an E Tran Board and cards I am - able to make my needs known. The main purpose of the job is to support me in my own home to live independently. Supporting my parent by providing me with assistance with all personal care and tasks within the home and to also support me out in the community to access all the activities I enjoy doing. I am looking for at least another two or three personal assistants to join my team of personal assistants. £9.75 per hour Monday – Friday 1.50 hours 7 - 7.30 am (start) - 8.30am- 9 am (Finish) I must be ready by 9am as I attend the day centre every day. Sat or Sunday 4.30 hours Total hours per week - 12 hours as Personal assistants will work 2:1. Driver needed. Please read the full Job Description before applying.
Date: April 1, 2019 Size: 19 KB
DPM1488 Personal Assistant
Title: DPM1488 Personal Assistant
Description: Personal Assistant- Double handling.I am a 70 year old lady living with my husband in Merthyr area. I have Parkinson’s plus which affects my mobility and balance. I suffer with tremors and slurred speech and I have trouble swallowing. I also have restless leg syndrome. I am able to understand instruction but need time to process it. Support on 4 calls as follows: Morning – support Margaret to wash (some days to shower), dress, brush hair, dental hygiene and toilet. Accompany her safely downstairs. (45mins) Lunch call – support Margaret to the toilet and ensure fluids Afternoon call - support Margaret to the toilet and ensure fluids Evening - support Margaret back to bed- help her to get undressed, washed and toileted. Ensure that she is safely in bed. Total hours 17.5 £9.85 per hour • Experience with double handling is desirable but not essential. Please read the full Job Description before applying.
Date: March 28, 2019 Size: 68 KB
DPM1361 Personal Assistant
Title: DPM1361 Personal Assistant
Description: Merthyr - I am a young lady living with my parents in Merthyr. I don’t have any formal diagnosis, but I have no communication and limited mobility. I can’t stand unsupported but am able to walk short distances with assistance and use a wheelchair when out. I am a very happy, smiley person and love being out and about. I am looking for a PA to join my team of staff on a casual basis which will allow my parents some respite and for me to go out and do things I enjoy. Casual hours. There aren’t regular weekly hours available, just on an ad-hoc basis. Hours will be available throughout the week and weekend. £9.20 per hour Plus Mileage Allowance Driver/owner needed. Please read the full Job Description before applying.
Date: February 28, 2019 Size: 63 KB
DPM1359 Casual Personal Assistant
Title: DPM1359 Casual Personal Assistant
Description: Merthyr Tydfil, Casual PA required to cover other PA holidays and sickness - I am a lady in my fifties living with my husband in the Merthyr area. I have Multiple Sclerosis which affects my physical and cognitive abilities which means I need support with all aspects of daily living including domestic tasks. I am also looking to employ a personal assistant who is patient and understanding of my needs and is able to lift my spirits when I am feeling a little bit down. The main purpose of the job is to support me in my own home to live independently. Supporting me by providing me with assistance with all personal care and tasks within the home. To also support me out in the community when required; this will enable my husband who is my main career to have some respite. £9.30 per hour. Hours are usually Monday – Friday 9am - 2pm. Driver /Owner needed. Please read the full Job description before applying.
Date: February 27, 2019 Size: 16 KB
DPM1296 Personal Assistant
Title: DPM1296 Personal Assistant
Description: Merthyr - There are 4 hours per week. These will usually be worked after school and on the weekends. During the holidays there will be 10 hours per week. You will always work alongside another PA when taking me out of my home. £8.50 P.H. Driver needed. Please read the full Job description before applying.
Date: December 28, 2018 Size: 58 KB
DPM 843 Personal Assistant
Title: DPM 843 Personal Assistant
Description: Male non Smoker needed.I am a caring, lively male aged 25 living with my parents and younger brother in Aberfan and at present attending Ystrad College which I really enjoy. I have a complex range of conditions which means I have difficulties both physically and with communicating. I suffer from Cerebral Palsy, a severe to profound learning disability, a heart murmur, a visual impairment and Epilepsy. My parents are looking to employ a personal assistant to provide the support I need to access social activities after college £9.50 per hour. There are 12.5 hours per week available over 5 days Monday - Friday. Additional hours are available during college holidays and to cover my other PA’s. Driver needed. please read the full Job description before applying.
Date: December 13, 2018 Size: 67 KB