Vacancy Details

DPSS306|Personal Assistant|Skewen|20 Hours Per week (Ref: V000306)

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


I am a lady in my 40s living in the Skewen area.  I have a good sense of humour.  I am a Guide Leader and I am looking for a Personal Assistant to support me to continue to do this.  I attend physio weekly.  I like going out and about and would like some  support to go to The Gnoll, Margam Park and Aberavon Beach.  I have MS so I would require assistance in getting about in my wheelchair as I am unable to walk too far.  I have an automatic car that I am able to drive but would require a PA with a driving licence to be able to share the driving on occasion.


i am looking for a PA to support me at home with personal care, domestic support, running errands and attending appointments.


  • Support to attend appointments on occasion (dentist, Dr’s and Hospital)
  • Assist me in my wheelchair (manual handling required – training to be provided)
  • Support for me to continue in my role as a Brownies and Guide Leader
  • Some light domestic duties i.e. help with shopping, meal preparation etc
  • Some Personal Care as and when required
  • Assistance with taking off and putting on coats
  • Spending time with me in my home
  • Any other reasonable duties

Person Type

A person who:

  • Car Driver (essential)
  • Female only due to the personal care nature of the role
  • has a good personality
    • is friendly and easy-going
  • is patient
  • is reliable


20 hours per week. 


Hours to be worked Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

Exact hours can be flexible and negotiated at interview. Days and times will vary depending on appointments.

Some additional hours may be offered at a later date. Job share will also be considered.

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 Ref DPSS306

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