Vacancy Details

DPSS471 Personal Assistant - Neath - 4.5 hours per week. (Ref: V000471)

Location: Neath
Pay: £8.91
Closing: 31/05/2021

Description

I am a woman living in the Neath area with my family and two daughters. I am visually impaired and currently on the list to get another guide dog soon. Family is important to me and I like taking my daughters to a range of different activities. I am looking for a PA to undertake tasks on a Tuesday evening and also work additional hours when my current PA is on leave. They will need to be able to drive and own their own car.

 

Purpose

I am looking for a PA to undertake tasks on a Tuesday evening and also work additional hours when my current PA is on leave. They will need to be able to drive and own their own car.

Tasks

 

Tasks Include:

  • Help to take my daughters to activities.
  • Help with shopping.
  • Undertake light cleaning
  • Provide cover for my other PA occasionally
  • Any other reasonable duties

     

    Additional hours –

  • Help to make meals.
  • Sorting clothes and washing.
  • Assist me with my daughters.
  • Driving me to and from appointments.
  • Take me to the gym/leisure activities.

 

 

Person Type

 

  • Good communication skills.
  • Friendly.
  • Good with children.
  • Able to come in close contact with dogs and be okay with them going in their car when travelling.
  • Someone supportive who will work with me to be as independent as possible without taking over.
  • Car driver is essential

Hours

4 hours 30min per week.

Tuesday Evening - 4pm to 8:30pm.

 

Additional hours may be requested from time to time to provide cover for my other PA.

 

Additional Info

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of an individual employer. You will be employed by that individual and not Neath Port Talbot Council. To apply for this job please click the “Apply Online” link and complete the registration/application form. You will only need to complete this form once. If you wish to be considered for more than one vacancy or have any difficulties please contact us on 01639 686812 or email pa-registration@npt.gov.uk quoting the reference numbers of the jobs you are interested in.

This post may require a DBS check (the cost of which will be met by NPTCBC). If this post requires you to work with children then it is compulsory for you to have a DBS check prior to commencement.

If requested by the employer, two satisfactory references must be provided. This post is subject to a trial period of 1 month and a probationary period of up to 6 months.

Wages will be paid on a 4 weekly or monthly basis once a valid National Insurance (NI) number has been provided. You must be eligible to work in the UK and your employer will conduct document checks prior to commencement.

You will receive the appropriate annual leave entitlement as well as all other statutory entitlements, details of which will be set out in your contract of employment. You will also be issued with a Personal Assistants Handbook when your employment commences.

You will be expected to undertake any mandatory training identified as relevant to this post. The cost of mandatory training will be met through the direct payment. Failure to attend mandatory training may result in your employment offer being withdrawn.

If you are interested in applying for a vacancy and have previously registered as a Personal Assistant with the Direct Payments Support Service, please contact the team on 01639 686812 instead of completing a Registration Form. Alternatively, you may email pa-registration@npt.gov.uk.

Please note NPTCBC is advertising this post on behalf of an individual employer. You will be an employee of the Direct Payment Recipient and not of NPTCBC