Personal Assistant

Job Reference
Salary Description
£10.65 per hour
Contract Type


Personal Assistant

June 2022

A Little About Me

I am a private lady who lives with disabilities in the Llanymynech area of Powys. I am in receipt of a Direct Payment package of care and I require a cheerful and respectful Personal Assistant to join my existing team of PA(s) to assist me with my day-to-day living. I prefer to be at home in my serene environment and really enjoy gardening as I find it therapeutic however, would like to be supported to access the community as I feel able.

Hours / Days Of Work

11 – 16.5 Hours Per Week (Pro Rata)

Term Time – 11 hours per week; provided over 5.5 hours per day on a Monday and Tuesday, times to be agreed with the successful applicant.

Non Term Time (School Holidays) – Increase to 16.5 hours per week; provided over 5.5 hours per day, across the Monday, Tuesday and the option of an additional day / increase in length on the Monday / Tuesday visits during these periods)

Please note – Flexibility is required of the successful applicant and the ability to provide care and support in school holidays is a necessity. Over time my care hours may increase based on my need and therefore more consistent hours may become available for the right person.

Rate Of Pay

£10.65 per hour
(Double Time Applicable on Bank Holidays)

General Tasks Involved

• Domestic support where applicable
• Assistance with personal care, showering and dressing
• Help with food preparation
• Constructive support with hobbies, interests, and activities at home.
• 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.
• Flexible and adaptable.
• With vision and ability to work unsupervised and sensibly, using their own initiative.
• Who are practical.
• Who are dependable and reliable.
• Who respect privacy and confidentiality.
• Who find the working hours suitable to their lifestyle.
• A full driving licence holder.
• Who have a positive commitment to this kind of work.
• Who have friendly, gentle and patient manners.
• Adaptability and flexibility would be paramount, who could provide extra hours when needed.

About / The Purpose of The Job

• Pay Frequency – Four Weekly - By BACS. Payroll and a payslip will be processed by PeoplePlus on behalf of the employer.

• The successful applicant(s) will be subject to a 3-month probationary period. After this, a formal Contract of Employment will be given.

• A DBS will be required – you will not incur costs to yourself for this.

• It is hoped that this job will be enjoyable and rewarding.

• Two relevant references will be required.

• You will receive 5.6 weeks paid holiday per year (pro rata)

To Apply:

Apply online – specifically in Google search engine, precisely enter POW517282(LP)1 where it will then direct you to an application portal.

Please request an application form via our registered email address or call 0330 123 2815 quoting the reference number POW517282(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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