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4353225 / 35VOG

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Complete

Title

Miss

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Llantwit Major

County

Vale of Glamorgan

Post Code

CF61 

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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 have been caring since the age of 18 starting in care home and an privately for the pass 24 years. I have worked with many different aliments from MS, ME, Alzheimer's, Parkinsons, Dementia, learning difficulties an plain old age.

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

Firstly patience and kindness taking time to understand the persons needs, helping them with the little things that makes their life easier and a little bit happier. A friendly smile is always a good start and lastly continuity and trust.

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

I always feel it good to help in always from caring, cleaning, shopping trips out socially and appointments. Also sometimes correspondence and a good old chat just as I do on a daily basis for my mother.

What is it about PA work which appeals to you?

I've always enjoyed the company of the elderly. I genuinely just enjoy helping persons less able, it makes me feel good and very fulfilling.

What are your hobbies/interests?

My hobbies vary from the gym, yoga, spin, to walks in the country side and nature.

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 days other than Monday or Wednesday. I have a young lady with special needs Monday who I have been with for about 7 years and a 92 year old lday in Cowbridge 18 years.

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.

I am a 52 year old lady, I've cared for several people long term in mainly Cowbridge area. its just really been word and mouth for last 20 years, one of my long term ladies has sadly passed leaving me with free time.

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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?

I live in Llantwit Major. Own my own car so could cover Cowbridge, Llantwit, Bridgend and Barry and surrounding villages.

How many hours of work can you offer per week?

I can offer 4 to 5 hours daily. Can be flexible.

Last Update

2019-05-10 06:36:04