Reference #

4472104 / 103RCT

Status

Complete

Title

Ms.

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Last Name

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Gadlys

Town

Aberdare

County

RCT

Post Code

CF44 

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Email Address

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Please read the Job Description carefully before providing information in this Section of the Application Form. Give details of your previous employment or experience which you think would help you to do this job

I have recently been made redundant from the retail sector where I spent 23 years providing excellent customer service. During my time I held many roles and met many people and pride myself on resolving issues and building a rapport with people. For 2 years I worked as a Special Need Swimming Teacher (ages 5-11) I prepared lessons, coached and assessed physical and behavioural development.

What qualities do you think are important when working as a personal assistant with a disabled person?

Patience and understanding are essential, qualities when working with disabled people, it is also important to be friendly and reliable to build confidence and trust in the relationship in a profession capacity.

How do you think you can contribute towards the needs and the independence of a disabled person?

I am good at listening and identifying people's needs. I would be supportive in a friendly and positive manner.

What is it about PA work which appeals to you?

Meeting a variety of people with differing needs and abilities. Helping and supporting someone in need would give me a sense of achievement, knowing I have helped improve their quality of life in some way.

What are your hobbies/interests?

I thoroughly enjoy going to the Theatre. The shows and plays give me the opportunity to meet many people from different backgrounds and cultures that have the same interests and experience as I do.
Nature and the outdoors interest me because, due to the weather and seasons changing there is always something to explore.

Would you consider a casual position if you are unsuccessful with this job?

Yes

Do you drive?

Yes

Are you a vehicle owner?

Yes

Do you smoke?

No

Are you able to undertake training?

Yes

What days/nights are you able to work, or prefer to work?

Any hours until September then part time evenings and weekends

Are there any circumstances which would prevent you from providing cover or swapping a shift?

No

Would you like to expand on the answers given above? Please use the box below.

I have been offered a place on the Health and Social Level 3 in September at Aberdare College. Therefore, from September onwards would only be available evenings and weekends. The course will be beneficial to my development as a carer and the service I provide.

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In what capacity do you know this person (should not be a family member)?

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In what capacity do you know this person (should not be a family member)?

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1975 * Within the nature of the work for which you are applying this position is exempt from the provisions of Section 4(2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 by virtue of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1975 (Exemptions Order). Applicants are therefore not entitled to withhold information about convictions which for other purposes are ‘spent’ under the provisions of this Act. In the event of employment, any failure to disclose such convictions could result in dismissal. Information given is confidential and will only be considered for the purposes of the application. If there is any such information you wish to provide?

No

I agree that there is nothing which would prevent me from doing this job.

Yes

The organisation will hold your data on file for twelve months after the end of the relevant recruitment process if you provide consent. The purpose of retaining your data with your consent is to allow you to apply easily for other jobs we may have available. At the end of the twelve months period you will be required to complete a new application form in order to remain on our system. You may withdraw your consent for us to hold your data at any time after the initial recruitment process is completed. I consent for my personal data to be held and agree that Dewis CIL may keep this application form on file for twelve months. It may be used for future prospective employers. I understand that you will contact me in due course should any such person make themselves known to you.

Yes

I agree that the information I provide will be posted to the Dewis CIL PA noticeboard (all personal information will be withheld).

Yes

What geographical area's are you able to cover?

Merthyr Tydfil
Aberdare

How many hours of work can you offer per week?

Any hours until September then part time evenings and weekends

Last Update

2019-06-03 04:52:39