A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF
I am a man 37 years of age living in the Llanedeyrn area of Cardiff. I am a wheel chair user and need it for my mobility in the home, and when out.
I am looking for a personal assistance to join my team of existing personal carers, I have a good sense of humour and love spending time and having fun with my family.
I also have a 3-year-old niece who I love to spend time with. I do have a dog-called Milo and a Turtle. My personal assistant would be required to assist me in all aspects of my care.
I love to socialise, go for walks, coffee, cinema but also enjoy watching Emergency T.V programs and using my I Pad.
PURPOSE OF JOB
To keep me Safe at All times and supervise me when out as well as in the home.
Assist with going out to places of my choice and to shops
Assist with correspondence, appointments and other admin work
As my personal assistant you will be directed by me and accountable to my mother in all aspects of your work and please to always ask what my needs are and to listen.
Work will be carried out in the home
I use a powered wheel chair for all my mobility
An adapted vehicle is used to transport me around.
You will be responsible for all security within the home during your working shift .
Assist with my personal care
Assist with moving and transitioning in and out of my wheelchair
Using a ceiling hoist (Training will be given as necessary)
Liaise with district nurses re care needs
Preparing and clearing away after meals
Prepare drinks and snacks when needed
Prompting of Medication
Household cleaning, laundry, ironing, changing beds and general household duties
Feeding the animals
PLACE OF WORK
Home and out in the community.
HOURS OF WORK
Sunday 9.00am to 1.00pm
Flexibility is essential, as the personal assistant would be required to cover sickness and holidays also.
RATE OF PAY
Day hours- £9.00 per hour
Night rate- £62.64 per night sleep
TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED
Reliable and Punctual
Able to respect my privacy and confidentiality
Have common sense
A full driving licence essential and must be over 25
Flexible and adaptable to my needs
Selfless attitude to caring
Ability to use own initiative
Good Sense of humour
Flexibility is essential, as the personal assistant would be required to cover sickness and holidays.