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Vacancy Details

DPSS481 - Personal Assistant - Seven Sisters - 3 hrs per Week and Cover (Ref: V000481)

Location: Neath
Pay: £8.91
Closing: 05/08/2022


I am a lady in my 80s living in the Seven Sisters area. I have had a stroke which affects my right side though I am still fairly independent, the stroke has had an impact on my mobility and vision. I am an avid reader and I enjoy watching films and TV.I am very chatty and sociable and love to have a natter; I like to chat about family life over a cup of tea with my PA. I’m looking for a PA to support me on a Sunday and to cover my existing PA when she is on holiday.



 I’m looking for a PA to support me on a Sunday and to cover my existing PA when she is on holiday.


  • Personal care.
  • Assisting with medication
  • Light meal preparation
  • Light household duties
  • Covering my existing PA’s holidays
  • Occasional shopping and errands
  • Occasionally helping me attend appointments
  • Any other reasonable duties


Person Type

  • Is Reliable and punctual.
  • Is Flexible.
  • Is chatty and fun, easy going with a good sense of humour.
  • Is able to cover holidays/sickness during weekdays when required.

    **Previous experience is preferred but not essential*


 3 hours per week.

10am – 1pm Sundays.

Hours can be flexible depending on your commitments

Also available to cover any holiday/sickness for my existing PA.



Rate of Pay: £8.91 per hour.

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 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

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