Title *: Miss

First Name *: Carys

Last Name *: Williams

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Address 2: Graigwen

Town *: Pontypridd

County *: Rhonnda Cynnon Taff

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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. *: As well as being brought up with a disabled parent, I currently work as a Private Care assistant for a severely disabled young adult with a wide variety of needs. I have worked within care for over a year, and have experience with manual handling, personal care, medication, planning activities, helping around the home as well as handling cash and valuables. This teamed with my experience of having a disabled parent means I am patient, understanding and have the ability to offer emotional support as well as physical.

What qualities do you think are important when working as a personal assistant with a disabled person? *: As well as the ability to care for the individual physically, ensuring their needs and safety are a priority at all times my personal and professional experience has taught me the importance of people skills while working as a PA. I find being able to not only build relationships but also maintain them with the individual is paramount to ensure they know they can trust and rely on me. I pride myself on my ability to be professional and reliable while also being fun and friendly.

How do you think you can contribute towards the needs and the independence of a disabled person? *: I believe I know how to listen to people, recognising their individual needs and abilities. Although I am always aware of the personas disability I believe in supporting the individual, guiding them to make their own decisions and challenging them to be as independent as possible knowing Im there to fall back on if needed.

What is it about PA work which appeals to you? *: Im naturally a friendly and high energy individual, Ive always enjoy socialising and helping others. I find I enjoy PA work as it allows me to show all these attributes in a professional manner. I find supporting people with disabilities highly rewarding, as I personally know the positive effect it can have on not only the individual and their life style but also their family and friends.

What are your hobbies/interests?: I am currently studying Graphic Design at university, This means I love being creative and have an interest is most things digital such as new softwares and devices. I have always had an interest In photography and can often be found on top of a mountain with my dog and my camera. If Im not walking my dog, snapping pictures or creating new designs you can find me in the kitchen or in the gym.

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, Wednesday and Friday - Evenings. Tuesday, Thursday and Weekends - All day

Are there any circumstances which would prevent you from providing cover or swapping a shift? *: No

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In what capacity do you know this person (should not be a family member)? *: Previous employer
If there is any such information you wish to provide? *: No

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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?: Rhonnda Cynnon Taff, Mid glamorgan, Cardiff

How many hours of work can you offer per week?: 16

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