Personal Assistant Application Form Submission

Title *: Mr.
First Name *:
Last Name *:
Address 1 *:
Address 2: Penrhiwceiber
Town *: Mountain Ash
County *: Mid Glamorgan
Postcode *: CF45 
Phone number *:
Please enter your email address for submission confirmation. *:
Reference number of job being applied for *: 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. *: Currently working as a personal assistant through Dewis C.I.L supporting a physically disabled gentleman to access the community using my own car and previously to this I also worked as a personal assistant also through Dewis supporting a young boy with autism and anxiety to also access the community safely and provide companionship and some respite care for his mother. I also have completed a child safeguarding and manual handling course.
What qualities do you think are important when working as a personal assistant with a disabled person? *: I think it is important to have alot of understanding and patience. To remain calm in order to help them feel at ease. To be able to adapt and work on their own initiative. To be punctual, respectful and have a positive approach.
How do you think you can contribute towards the needs and the independence of a disabled person? *: I am very experienced at working with and supporting people with all types of mental and physical disabilities through my previous employments at Dewis and also domiciliary homecare. I understand the importance of being supportive but also promoting an individuals independence. I am not easily fazed and am able to remain composed in challenging situations in order to be able to diffuse them effectively.
What is it about PA work which appeals to you? *: The most appealing aspect is the satisfaction I get from knowing that I have truly helped someone and improving their quality of life. The shorter hours also suit me as I already work.
What are your hobbies/interests?: I enjoy spending time with my daughters and also love all animals.
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/Flexible
Are there any circumstances which would prevent you from providing cover or swapping a shift? *: No
If you would like to expand on the answers given above? Please use the box below.: I feel I am the right person for this role as I meet all of the criteria requested. I am very organised. I am young, active with a good sense of humour.


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/
Please provide details if necessary: N/A
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?: RCT, Merthyr, Talbot Green, Cardiff, Caerphilly, Bridgend
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/Tuesday AM/Tuesday PM/Wednesday AM/Wednesday PM/Thursday AM/Thursday PM/Friday AM/Friday PM/Saturday AM/Saturday PM/Sunday AM/Sunday PM /
Further Information: Experience working with adults and children with physical and mental difficulties.