Personal Assistant (Carer) – job application form

Personal Assistant wanted…

I’m looking for two Personal Assistants to help me on weekday afternoons.

I have a high neck spinal injury and use a wheelchair.

You’ll be part of an extended team of PA’s working with me on a 1:1 basis.

Its one week on and one off, starting mid-week from 1:30 to 5:30pm.

Pay is £10 per hour.

This is a busy household with lots going on and I keep very active. You need to be outgoing, have a GSOH and be prepared to muck in.
Its not tea and sympathy here. You’ll need some get up and go!

Job description:
Listed below are details of the job and what tasks are involved. It is important and advisable to refer to this when submitting your application for the post.

Job Purpose:
To support me in my own home and help enable me to live as full a life as possible.

Lowestoft (North)

You will need to be handy in the kitchen to rustle up an evening meal, have some computer skills, do some light house keeping and help with some admin.

There is a small amount of personal care but nothing to faze the right person.

Person specification:
Listed below are the skills, competencies and qualities that are essential and desirable for the post. My assessment of these, both on application and at interview, will be the main factor in determining if you are successful. Please refer to these when submitting your application.

  • Good sense of humour
  • Trustworthy
  • Reliable
  • Flexible

Summary terms and conditions:
The rate of pay for this position is £10 per hour.
40 hours per month, working weekday afternoons from 1:30pm to 5:30pm.  Shifts are Weds, Thurs, Fri, Mon, Tues – then 7 days off.

There may be opportunities for extra hours on an as and when basis.

The post is subject to the following:

  • Satisfactory references from two referees, one of which must be your current or last employer.
  • Completion of a satisfactory probationary period of 3 months.

If you think you fit the bill for being one of my Personal Assistants please complete this short form.

Applications close on Monday 22nd October 2018 but we may be in touch with you before that date, especially if your application stands out from the crowd!

This isn’t a carers job – far from it.

So it’s not about previous experience necessarily. It’s about you.

Will you fit in to this busy household and be ready to pitch in?

Right, here’s the form…

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