Personal Assistant Newtown
Powys, Powys, GB, SY16
Personal Assistant required for a lady living near Newtown Powys. (Temporary, Part Time Position)
**A little about the family**
I am a widow in my early 50's, I live at home with my 3 teenagers, and my eldest daughter is home occasionally. I had a stroke some years ago but get around downstairs quite capably using my wheelchair and am able to see to myself for basic needs.
I have a team of 6 permanent PA's who provide 24 hour care, to ensure that me and my children are well looked after and safe within our home.
**Purpose of the job**
I am looking for a PA that can assist with general household duties such as cleaning, cooking, preparing meals, help with shopping etc. I need personal assistance with washing and dressing and help to do my exercises on a daily basis.
The successful candidate will possess a driving licence and be over 25 years old for vehicle insurance purposes. Many duties of the role require the PA to drive the family car in the local area, and further afield.
You must be able to use your own initiative to carry out household tasks plus manage all the challenging demands of a modern family.
Someone who has basic computer skills would also be an advantage.
**Type of Person Required**
* Hard working
* Flexible with working hours
* A person who respects the privacy and confidentiality of working in someone else's home.
**Hours and Pay**
The job is offered initially on a temporary part time basis to cover long term sickness.
Minimum of 16 hours per week plus an overnight shift.
Day rate £9.40/hour
Sleep rate £7.83/hour
**“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 People Plus Independent Living Services”**
Posted 19 days ago