Personal Assistant

Job Reference
POW517273(LP)1
Salary Description
£9.85 per hour (double time on bank holidays) Mileage also available – to be discussed with successful applicants.
Contract Type
Permanent
Location
Welshpool,
Advert

JOB DESCRIPTION

 POW517273(LP)1

Personal Assistant(s)

March  2022

A Little About Me

I am a cheerful lady who lives with disabilities in Forden. I require a flexible and respectful Personal Assistant to assist me with my day-to-day living. I prefer to be at home in my serene environment and really enjoy conversing as it keeps my mind active. I am an animal lover and have four friendly dogs, two cats, sheep, cows, and chickens. 

Hours / Days Of Work

9 Hours Per Week (Pro Rata)

Thursday – From 9am for around 2 hours / From 19:00 for 45 minutes.

Friday – From 9am for around 3.5 hours

Saturday – From 9am for around 2 hours   / From 19:00 for 45 minutes

PLEASE NOTE -THESE TIMES ARE ONLY A ROUGH ESTIMATE AND THE SUCESSFUL A PPLICANT WILL NEED TO BE FLEXIBLE TO MY CARE NEEDS.

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(s).

Rate Of Pay

£9.85 per hour – Additional 12 miles mileage available to support with travel costs to and from home – my house.

  • Double pay on Bank Holidays
  • Pay Frequency – Monthly - By BACS.

General Tasks Involved

  • Assistance with personal care – including support with showering / bathing and dressing.
  • Help with food preparation.
  • Constructive support with hobbies, interests, and activities at home.
  • Support with domestic tasks as required including ironing.
  • Other reasonable tasks required during the hours.

Type of Person Required

  • A person with caring experience would be preferred although not essential as all relevant training will be given.
  • Honest and trustworthy.
  • A person(s) who is flexible and adaptable – with the ability to provide additional hours as and when required.
  • A person(s) with vision and ability to work unsupervised and sensibly, using their own initiative
  • A person(s) who is practical
  • A person(s) who are dependable and reliable
  • A person(s) who respects privacy and confidentiality
  • A person(s) who find the working hours suitable to their lifestyle.
  • A person(s) who holds a full driving licence
  • A person(s) who have a positive commitment to this kind of work
  • A person(s) who have a friendly, gentle and patient manner

About the Job

  • The successful applicant(s) will be subject to a 3-month probationary period.
  • A DBS will be required – you will not incur costs to yourself for this.
  • The Successful applicant(s) will be required to be flexible to support the existing team with sickness and annual leave cover
  • Two relevant references will be required.
  • You will receive 5.6 weeks paid holiday per year.

To Apply

Apply online – specifically in Google search engine, precisely enter POW517273(LP)1 where it will then direct you to an application portal.

Please request an application form via our registered email address ILSPowys@peopleplus.co.uk or call 0330 123 2815 quoting the reference number POW517273(LP)1

Please note that this advert has been placed on behalf of one of our Service Users - Should your application be successful; you will be directly employed by the customer and not PeoplePlus.

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