Personal Assistant Application Form Submission

Title *: Miss.
First Name *:
Last Name *:
Address 1 *:
Address 2:
Town *: Cardiff
County *: South Wales
Postcode *: CF24 
Phone number *:
Please enter your email address for submission confirmation. *:
Reference number of job being applied for *:
I confirm that I have the right to work in the UK and am able to prove my eligibility status when required to do so. *: Yes
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. *: 2008-2017- Support worker for the National Autistic Society Caring for young adults with autism and learning disabilities. My work involved providing care and support for adults of all ages with all kinds of special needs. My specific duties depend on the abilities of the clients I am looking after. It might mean helping with washing and dressing, assisting at mealtimes, helping those who cannot feed themselves, supporting with toileting, supporting them through day-to-day life, education, community involvement, social activities, and dispensing medication. 2014-present-Health Care Assistant for Elysium Healthcare Assisting qualified staff with the assessment and implementation of the individual patient care plan. Understanding routine tasks and activities as directed to facilitate the well-being, dignity, and treatment of all patients. Observing and monitoring the well-being of patients ensuring that any unusual physical, mental or emotional occurrences are promptly referred to senior staff/the primary nurse and documented as appropriate. Responding promptly and courteously to requests and enquiries. Developing and maintaining a good professional relationship with patients and colleagues
What qualities do you think are important when working as a personal assistant with a disabled person? *: Patience, communication skills, caring, compassionate, empathy, calm, humorous and easygoing, creative. I have the ability to adapt to any caring situation I might find myself in, the experience to know what is urgent and what can wait, the initiative to be proactive, common sense to know my limitations and ask for help when I need it.
How do you think you can contribute towards the needs and the independence of a disabled person? *: Teaching new skills and working towards independence is important for a disabled person. Supporting and promoting their day-to-day tasks such as aiding personal hygiene, helping with dressing, encouraging to prepare meals. I would aid everyday activities such as shopping, hobbies and socialising.
What is it about PA work which appeals to you? *: A PA is very rewarding as I am making a difference to an individuals quality of life. I have previously supported
What are your hobbies/interests?: I enjoy keeping fit, socialising with friends, cinema, creative
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? *: Available to work Monday-Saturday am
Are there any circumstances which would prevent you from providing cover or swapping a shift? *: No
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Is there is any such information you wish to disclose, relating to any cautions or convictions which will appear on your mandatory DBS check? *: No/
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I agree that there is nothing which would prevent me from doing this job. *: Yes
I consent to the above *: 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?: Cardiff and surrounding area
How many hours of work can you offer per week?: 40
Please indicate the approximate times that you are available for work throughout the week.: Monday AM/Monday PM/Monday Overnight/Tuesday AM/Tuesday PM/Tuesday Overnight/Wednesday AM/Wednesday PM/Wednesday Overnight/Thursday AM/Thursday PM/Thursday Overnight/Friday AM/Friday PM/Friday Overnight/Saturday AM/
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