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Vacancy Details

DPSS350|Personal Assistant| Margam| 8 Hrs Per week (Ref: V000350)

Location: Port Talbot
Pay: £8.91
Closing: 31/07/2022


 I am a man in my 30s living in the Margam area with my family. I have complex medical needs including things like diabetes which I’ll discuss further when we meet. I enjoy crafts, exercise, going swimming and to the cinema  



The purpose of the job is to help me access the community and to give my mum a bit of respite



  • Helping me get to the gym or cinema
  • Taking me out into the community
  • Some personal care support
  • Some supervision and support while out and about.
  • Any other reasonable duties

Person Type

  • Someone chatty, friendly and understanding
  • Someone supportive and caring
  • Someone vigilant who will support me in the community
  • Someone who will treat me with respect and support my independence
  • Car driver preferred
  • Male preferred due to personal care tasks.



Hours of Work:  8 hours per week in total


9am to 5pm every Saturday or Sunday to cover sickness with a view of these hours becoming permanent in the near future. (Further details to be discussed at interview)


Additional cover hours may be offered from time to time.


Job share applications will also be considered.


Additional Info

An application form is available by contacting the Direct Payments Support Service  via email – and quoting the job reference number DPSS350 Please be advised you will only be contacted if you are short-listed for this post. Unfortunately, we are unable to contact applicants who have not been shortlisted for interview. 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. This post is subject to two satisfactory references and where applicable a DBS check (the cost of which will be met by the employer) which will be undertaken prior to the commencement of employment. This post is subject to a trial period. Wages will be paid on a 4 weekly basis (National Insurance Number required). You will receive the appropriate annual leave entitlement. You may be required to undertake identified training relative to the post.

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