Part-time Personal Assistant
A LITTLE ABOUT ME
I have a carers package to allow me to take some respite time away from caring for my husband in Llanyre. My husband has a diagnosis of Frontal Temporal Dementia which can leave him anxious.
I am looking to employ a PA to support me with this package. Knowledge of Dementia is essential.
Duties would include:
Supporting my husband to take an active role in his hobbies i.e. bowls and fishing.
Supporting him with trips out of the home including sightseeing the local countryside
Taking him out on short walks in areas known to him to avoid anxiety.
Support and encourage his independence and preserve his personal sense of well-being.
Any other reasonable tasks requested
HOURS OF WORK
2 hours per week, days and times by mutual agreement
RATE OF PAY
£8.75 per hour.
ABOUT THE JOB
Though a part-time job, this will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted.
I will be your employer.
A trial period will be necessary in the first instance.
The wage will be paid 4 weekly on return of a payslip provided by People Plus Payroll Services.
A formal Contract of Employment will be provided.
References will be required.
Working with him on a 1 – 1 basis.
Assistance with social interaction.
Assisting to help him carry out his hobbies and pastimes.
Accompanying him to various places recreationally.
Support in community based activities.
Excursions, for example, local attractions etc.
Other reasonable tasks required during the hours.TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED
Male or female.
A person being willing and creative to assist in planning and assisting in all types of activities.
A person who is dependable and arrives on time.
A person who respects the privacy and confidentiality of working in someone else’s home.
A person who is laid back and flexible, with a good sense of humour.
A person with a positive commitment to this kind of work.
A person with a friendly, easy-going manner.
A car owner driver.
Someone who could provide extra hours on occasions would be an advantage.
Persons who are looking for a long term commitment to remain in this job, to build a good professional relationship with me.
Persons who find the regular times suitable to their lifestyle.
This job would require the use of your own vehicle during working hours, taking me out in your car to various locations. Mileage expenses will be paid, subject to prior agreement and limits.
Or call 0330 123 2815 and ask for a Powys Advisor. You will then be requested to complete an application form which will be submitted to the employer.
A Note from PeoplePlus;
Please note that this advert has been placed on behalf of one of our clients. Should your application be successful and you are offered the position, you will be directly employed by our client and not by People Plus.
Quote reference; POW521739(LK)