Reference #

4171119 / 16VOG 

Status

Complete

Title

Mrs.

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Last Name

Address 1

Address 2

Ogmore Vale

Town

Bridgend

County

Glamorgan

Post Code

CF32 7BB

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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 worked as PSCO from 2003 to 2005 in the Bridgend area.
I worked for Cartrefi Cymru for 6 years between 2006-2012.
I worked for Orbis Education from November 2012 to 2016 full time.
I worked again for Orbis Education on a part time casual basis from September 2016 to 2018. From then took early retirement due to lack of suitable hours. I have an NVQ 2 in health and social care adults and a QCF 3 in health and social care for children / young people. I have a vast experience in working with various leaning disabilities for very mild to people and children with quite complex needs verbal and non verbal. I have vast experience with autism and challenging behaviour.

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

Kindness. To be non judgemental. To be fun loving and happy go lucky. To be responsible but not to stifle. To be supportive, To be honest and trustworthy. To have a positive attitude.

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

To have a professional attitude. To promote their independence. To encourage community integration. To enable them to make choices. To support them to achieve their goals and ambitions. to support them to communicate their voice in the wider community. To treat everyone as to their individual needs. To support them with their every day live such as support with life skills.

What is it about PA work which appeals to you?

I like meeting people and making a positive difference in their lives. I like the social aspect of going out and about in the community and seeing the person I support leading a good happy life with lots of opportunities for them to reach their full potential.

What are your hobbies/interests?

I love animals and long walks in the countryside. I like art and crafts and shopping like meeting people also. I love going to art and natural history museums. I also like to go to fetes and crafts fares. I like the cinema and going to the theatre.

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?

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Fridays / Occasional day on weekend maybe 1 a month

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.

As long as I have prior notice .. a day or two.
I don't mind coming to an arrangement after a discussion.

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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?

Anything within a mile radius of Ogmore Vale where I live.

How many hours of work can you offer per week?

15 hours a week over 2-3 days,

Last Update

2019-04-05 03:04:57