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Personal Assistant

£10.15 per hour
6.5 - 13 / per week - Part-Time

Ref no: POW534586(LA)

Job Description – Personal Assistant

June 2021

About Myself

I am a gentleman in my mid-seventies, living independently in the Welshpool area of Powys. I have been assessed to receive direct payments to employ my own Personal Assistant(s) to enable me to continue living well at home, as independently as possible.

I live with MS and use a walking frame and a wheelchair to aid me in my home environment and local community, I am supported with this by a small team of Personal Assistants who provide me with support to maintain my nutrition & hydration needs, social stimulation and domestic tasks. I am currently urgently looking to employ TWO Personal Assistants to work 6.5 hours a week each.


Days and Hours of Work


Hours to be provided in the form of AM and Lunch visits 3 / 4 days for 45-minute calls.

Exact shift pattern to be discussed with the successful applicant.

Please note – Overtime is available on an ad-hoc basis to cover annual leave / absence and additional needs as they arise, so flexibility is required of the successful applicant.

Tasks and Duties 

  • Supporting me on a 1:1 basis
  • Assist with meal preparation
  • Changing bedding as required and doing the necessary laundry
  • Support and encourage my independence where possible, and preserve my personal sense of well-being
  • Support around the home with domestic tasks
  • Support with shopping as required
  • Support with social stimulation
  • Any other reasonable tasks required


  • A person local to the Welshpool area.
  • A person with a bubbly and easy-going manner.
  • A person with personality and character.
  • 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 with a positive commitment to this kind of work.
  • A car owner / driver.
  • Flexibility to cover sickness and annual leave is necessary.
  • Persons who are looking for a long-term commitment to remain in this job, to build a good professional relationship with me.
  • A person who finds the shift pattern suitable to their lifestyle.

Rate of Pay

£10.15 per hour.


Full training will be provided in house by the existing team of PA’s.

About The job

Salary Frequency – Calendar Monthly - By BACS.

Successful applicant will be subject to a three-month trial period.

A DBS check will be required, this will be at no cost to yourself.

To apply:

Apply online – specifically in Google search engine, precisely enter POW534586(LA) where it will then take you to where you can apply.

Please request an application form via our registered email address or call 0330 123 2815 quoting the reference number POW534586(LA)