Personal Assistant/Support Worker

Job Reference
MER537059 (JW)
Salary Description
11.20
Contract Type
Permanent
Contracted Hours
6 / per week - Part-Time
Location
MERTHYR ,
MERTHYR
Advert

Personal Assistant

 

Thank you for your interest in the above-mentioned job vacancy. I will be recruiting staff with the help of People Plus Group.  This is an organisation that supports people in Merthyr to recruit their own staff.

The job is described below, and an application form is enclosed for you to complete. Please return the completed form to People Plus Group who will pass it on to me.

Location

MERTHYR

Job Ref

MER537059 (JW)

Advert:

About the Employer

I am a young girl who lives in Merthyr Tydfil with my family. I sometimes like to go out into the community whilst other times, I prefer to be at home relaxing. I enjoy watching shows on my gadgets and am quite tech savvy for my age, I also enjoy swimming.

I like my own space but do get overwhelmed in new or noisy situations and understand I might need to be closely monitored to keep me safe.

 

Summary of Duties

 

 

 

To provide support to access various social and recreational activities. You must therefore have a clean driving license and use own vehicle, ideally.

To provide support to access voluntary opportunities.

To provide support which enables me to live an active and fun life

To support with guidance, development and growth were possible

To assist in the maintenance of independent living and so provide him with a greater range of opportunities to enhance his lifestyle.

All support to be provided using a person-centred approach.

The post will include 5.6 weeks paid annual leave (pro-rata)

The person they are looking for

 

The ideal person will have a good sense of humour and should also display plenty of energy, initiative, and enthusiasm. In addition, applicants should be patient and trustworthy with a flexible and empathic attitude.

 

A positive attitude and clear understanding of confidentiality is essential. Promoting the independence of the client will be the focus for any support.

You must be reliable, friendly, and punctual.

You must be flexible as hours may vary depending on the monthly rota

Someone with experience would be advantageous but willingness to learn is essential

Someone who is outgoing but not overpowering

Someone who is fit and active

 

The following skills/experience will be required – manual handling, first aid and food hygiene. Training can be provided.

Hourly rate

£11.20 per hour

Hours of work

 

6 hours per week during non-term time

 

   

Days required

To be mutually agreed

 

This appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check, which will incur no cost to the applicant. If you have an online update DBS you have a greater chance of becoming shortlisted for this position as this can help the employer to recruit much quicker, if you wish to update your current DBS please go to https://www.gov.uk/dbs-update-service

 

People Plus Group do not acknowledge receipt of applications.  If you have not received a response within 3 weeks of the closing date, your application has been unsuccessful.  This procedure is followed to reduce recruitment costs. You will be contacted to arrange an interview if your application is successful.

Please return the Application form by ….

PEOPLE PLUS GROUP IS A SUPPORT SERVICE FOR INDIVIDUALS LIVNG INDEPENDENTLY IN THE COMMUNITY AND WILL NOT BE THE EMPLOYER. YOU ARE EMPLOYED BY THE INDIVIDUAL CONCERNED.

Please return all correspondence to People Plus Group ilsmerthyrtydfil@peopleplus.co.uk

 

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