Reference #

4122095 / 36MT 

Status

Complete

Title

Miss

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Dowlais

Town

Merthyr Tydfil

County

Mid Glamorgan

Post Code

CF48 

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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'm currently in a private care home with learning difficulties. I take my residents out daily from swimming to bowling, cinema, long walks, tourist places i.e. castles etc. I also do all their personal care and house work from cleaning to cooking. Also take them to every appointment they require.

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

I think you have to have a good personality, happy and enjoy each others company. Also to be very reliable, trustworthy, know all aspects of confidentiality.

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

To support them in any way you can - obviously everyone is an individual and same can sometimes do for themselves they just need that extra support - depending on the individual I will do whatever is required of me.

What is it about PA work which appeals to you?

I have worked where I am for 9 years - even though there are 4 in my home I have my set days with all of them and they all like different things so everyday is different. The main aspect for me as a PA is that you have to be reliable as certain individual also gets used to you.

What are your hobbies/interests?

I enjoy walking, swimming. I have two children aged 12 + 4 so they keep me busy with all their after school activities gymnastics/dance etc. I also attend concerts and I love going to watch musicals and shows in the millennium centre. I also when I have time enjoy going to 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?

Thursday / Monday / Fridays - days Saturday / Sunday - anything

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.

This particular advert for a job suits me as its on my days off - I also don't work weekend where I can do overtime etc.
I have my NVQ Level 1,2 & 3
Food Hygiene
Fire Awareness
Medication control
First Aid
Infection Control
(All of the above I have certificates)

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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?

Ideally I would like to stay in Merthyr but I would consider Aberdare / Rhymney

How many hours of work can you offer per week?

12 + (I am hoping to stay in my current job - but my days /nights off can work around the individual

Last Update

2019-03-27 10:37:43