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Personal Assistant

Salary:
£8.50 per hour
Location:
Edleston
Company:
PPILS

Description

**Job Description**



**Job Title:** **** Personal Assistant

****

**Location:** **** Nantwich, CW5



**Day/Times:** ****

Hours of work can be flexible but basically this means: -

1 hour per day Sat & Sun, preferably around 5-30pm

4 hours per day on Mon, Wed & Thurs. (Food Preparation &

Socialisation) 2.5 hours on Fri (Cleaning & Food Preparation)



**Hours** **: ** 16.5 hours per week



**Rate of pay** **: ** £8.50 per hour



**Purpose of the Job**



Due to an accident in 1987 when I was a 9-year-old cub scout I am paralysed on my right side. Although, my long-term memory is very good, I can have problems with my short-term memory. I need help to prepare home-cooked meals, do housework and to enjoy socialising in the wider community. Occasionally I need help to visit doctors and hospital appointments. I do not need any help with personal hygiene.



**Personal Assistant Specification**



My Assistant must be honest, trustworthy, and reliable, must respect my privacy and maintain my dignity at all times.



My Assistant must be enthusiastic and flexible with a caring disposition. You must be able to work well independently.



Experience is preferred, but not essential as full training will be provided.



The post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure which will be funded through your employer.



Must have a clean driving licence and access to a vehicle with business cover.



**Supervision**



My personal assistant is accountable to me in all aspects of their work. They should always ask what my needs are and listen to my directions and requests.



**Main Duties**




* Assisting me to prepare and cook a meal.
* To assist with cleaning and general housework
* To assist me to access my community so that I can socialise.
* To escort me to doctors and hospital appointments.



**The main duties identified in the job description are examples of the expectations required; I may on occasions reasonably request additional activities to be undertaken inside or outside of the home. **



*“Please note that this advert has been placed on behalf of one of our customers. Should your application be successful, and you are offered the position, you will be directly employed by the customer and not by PeoplePlus".*
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