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Vacancy Details

DPSS449 Personal Assistant| Rhos 8.45 hours per week (Ref: V000449)

Location: Pontardawe
Pay: £8.91
Closing: 30/06/2021

Description

I am a gentleman in my 60s living in the Rhos area of Pontardawe with my family. I enjoy looking through books, listening to music and making sounds on my small guitar. My mobility is limited so I will require some support in moving around my home. I also have limited communication and it may take some time to get to know how I communicate.

Purpose

Looking to recruit three PAs to share these hours. Start times may also vary on occasion.My mobility is limited so I will require some support in moving around my home. I also have limited communication and it may take some time to get to know how I communicate.

Tasks

  • AM call - Getting me out of bed, helping me shower and undertake personal care, and supporting me to get dressed.
  • PM call – Some support with helping me eat my supper, getting me dressed into my pyjamas, support with my night time routine and assisting me into bed.

Person Type

A person who:

  • Is bubbly and out-going.
  • Is respectful and understanding.
  • Is honest and reliable.
  • Is flexible.

 

Hours

Hours of Work:Total hours: 8.45 per week

Two calls per day – 45minutes AM call at approx. 9am x 7 days a week and 30minute evening call at approx. 9.30pm x 7 days a week. Looking to recruit three PAs to share these hours. Start times may also vary on occasion.

 

 

 

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 pa-registration@npt.gov.uk 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 pa-registration@npt.gov.uk.

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