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Vacancy Details

DPSS623 - Personal Assistant - 9 hours per week - Port Talbot (Ref: V000623)

Location: Port Talbot
Pay: £12.00
Closing: 09/04/2027


I am a lady in my 60’s living in the Port Talbot area. I have experienced a stroke, which has affected my mobility but not my speech. I also experience right sided weakness in my arm. I am a very chatty, sociable and lovely lady that is looking for a PA to support me with socialising in the community. I enjoy listening to music, going out, shopping, chatting, going to the beach, countryside and parks.


  • Taking me out shopping and for a coffee
  • Support me to access the community and other activities
  •  I may need occasional support to rearrange my clothing if I have used the lavatory when out in public – there is no toileting or continence aid support required.

Person Type

  • Female preferred
  • Car driver is essential
  • is trustworthy, reliable and punctual
  • is caring, patient and understanding
  • is friendly and chatty
  • respects my privacy and confidentiality
  • will treat me with dignity and respect


9 hours per week to be worked as:

1 x 5 hour block from 12:00 to 17:00 any day and

1 x 4 hour block from 14:00 to 18:00 any day

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 686140 or email 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

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