Vacancy Details

DPSS136 Personal Assistant | Pontardawe | 4.5 Hours per week (Ref: V000136)

Location: Pontardawe
Pay: £8.72
Closing: 31/08/2020


I am a 29 year old man living in the Pontardawe area. I have fragile X syndrome and I have a mild to moderate learning disability. I have dyspraxia and very well controlled epilepsy (no seizures for many years). I tend to take a while getting to know new people, however become more confident when I am used to being around them. I like the cinema, and I like to watch rugby and football. I also like computers and I am involved with building computers via a group I am involved with, for which I have been nominated for an award! I am also good at art and crafts.


  • Taking me to attend a disco on Wednesday evening and for food.
  • Encouraging me to participate in activities.
  • Support with emotional needs and help me understand how to deal with my feelings.
  • Planning and participating in activities with me.
  • Supporting me to be independent whilst out.


See above

Person Type

Personal Qualities and Attributes required:

A person who:

  • Is patient and understanding.
  • Has a great sense of humour.
  • Has a positive outlook on life and is good at supporting.
  • Must be a driver with use of vehicle.


Hours of Work: 4.5 Hours per week

Every Wednesday – 4pm - 8:30pm

(1.5 hours extra occasionally)

Additional Info

Personal Assistant Vacancies

Thank you for your interest in the personal assistant vacancies that the Direct Payments Support Service is advertising on behalf of employers.

You will need to apply online by going to and completing an online application form. You can apply for multiple vacancies with the same application form by quoting the reference numbers in the job titles.

You will be able to find out more about Direct Payments, what we do in the Direct Payment Support Service and a full list of the current vacancies available.   

If you have not been shortlisted for this vacancy we may still contact you about other vacancies we may be advertising. We can also offer information and support you with your application if you need it.

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. The final decision on whether you are offered the post will be with the employer and not the Direct Payments Support Service.

If you are unable to complete the online application form or would like any further information about Direct Payments and the vacancies being advertised please contact us on 01639686812 or via email on      Quoting Ref Numb DPSS136

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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