Personal Assistant Application Form Submission

Title *: Mrs.
First Name *:
Last Name *:
Address 1 *:
Address 2:
Town *: Barry
County *: vale of glamorgan
Postcode *: CF62
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. *: Since I was 16 years old, I have cared for a severely disable man, who is now in his thirties. He relies on his daily carers to care for him including, feeding, bathing, changing and all round hygiene upkeep. Being a carer for nearly 10 years, this has given me such a positive and grateful outlook on life. Being a carer is rewarding and I could not imagine myself not caring for vulnerable people. In 2017 I became a Learning Support Assistant in Ysgol Y Deri, a school for children with special needs. In this role, it would be my responsibility to not only assist the children in the classroom and play ground, but help them with their toileting, and assisting staff to protect other children in the classroom. During my time at the school, I worked across the ages and ranges of disabilities, therefore I would using manual handling on a daily basis. I am very competent in manual handling and always comply with the training that I received.
What qualities do you think are important when working as a personal assistant with a disabled person? *: Patience, Caring, Understanding, friendly, trustworthy.
How do you think you can contribute towards the needs and the independence of a disabled person? *: Encoring them to be as independent as they can (situational). Being there for them and supporting them to do certain tasks that they need assisting with. I.e, using the toilet but keeping their privacy.
What is it about PA work which appeals to you? *: I love caring and helping people/children who need more assistance. Working with vulnerable people, is a daily reminder of how lucky I am.
What are your hobbies/interests?: I enjoy going to the cinema with family and friends, dog walks and beach trips.
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? *: Not available Saturdays and Sundays 12-5
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 the Vale of Glamorgan
How many hours of work can you offer per week?: 30
Please indicate the approximate times that you are available for work throughout the week.: Monday AM/Monday PM/Monday Overnight/Tuesday Overnight/Wednesday AM/Wednesday PM/Wednesday Overnight/Thursday AM/Thursday PM/Thursday Overnight/Friday AM/Friday PM/Friday Overnight/Saturday AM/Saturday Overnight/Sunday AM/Sunday Overnight/
Further Information: Current hours worked: Tuesday 9-5 Saturday 12-5 Sunday 12-5 DBS currently on update service