Vacancy Details

(Closed)DPSS226 |Personal Assistant |Cwmavon |24 hours Per week (Ref: V000226)

Location: Port Talbot
Pay: £8.72
Closing: 29/06/2020


I am a lady in my 30's living in the Cwmavon area with my partner.

I am a sociable person with a good sense of humour who enjoys shopping, swimming, playing guitar and being out and about.

I’m looking for a PA to give me back some independence and quality of life. I can get a little short with people and hope you can understand that this is a response to my medication and nothing personal against you.

I have uncontrolled epilepsy, scoliosis and a number of allergies. I am a wheelchair user and have quite limited mobility. I also wear hearing aids and I have a visual impairment.

I can have up to 15 fits a day which you may have to support me with. I have mental ill health which I’ll talk to you more about when we meet.  


  • Assisting me to monitor and record seizures and take blood sugar tests.
  • Some support with personal care
  • Prompting me with my medication
  • Any other reasonable duties



See above

Person Type

A person who:

  • Is trustworthy, reliable and able to work flexibly
  • Someone who is laid back and with a good sense of humour
  • Someone respectful who will treat me with dignity
  • Someone who understands confidentiality and respects my right to privacy
  • Someone who is observant and alert
  • Someone who can communicate clearly
  • Someone who is responsible and calm in an emergency
  • Female only due to personal care requirements
  • Car driver preferred.
  • Previous experience is preferred but not essential, training can be provided


Hours of Work: 24 hours Per week

Monday              –      10.00am to 2.00pm

Tuesday             –      10.00am to 3.00pm

Wednesday        –      10.00am to 3.00pm

Thursday           –      10.00am to 3.00pm

Friday                 –      10.00am to 3.00pm

Additional Info

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.

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 01639 686812 or via email on quoting Ref Number DPSS226

Direct Payments Support Service

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