Reference #

4251024 / 48VOG

Status

Complete

Title

Miss

First Name

Last Name

Address 1

Town

Barry

County

Vale of Glamorgan

Post Code

CF62 

Phone

Email Address

Job reference number

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 now been doing care for a period of 10 years, with a variety of conditions. I have worked with end of life, dementia, mental health, independent living. I have previously got a client a job which the client still attends, progressed clients to be more confident on a day to day basis. Supported clients to achieve their goals, socialising out in the community. Supporting clients to cook, learn day to day meals. I am reliable, honest, and trustworthy, I remain active throughout my time with clients to provide great structure, routine. I have a great personality, friendly with a good sense of humour. I have to care others, I find this rewarding, providing a great quality of life.

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

The importance of qualities are respecting the individuals choice and preferences, allowing a client to make decisions, to respect the clients home, how they choose to live, providing routine, structure with the support an individual may request, to be reliable, honest, support the clients with all interests, activities on a day to day basis. Respecting a client’s dignity, understanding an individual’s good days, bad days and circumstances. Remain with a positive presence, attitude and outlook. Respecting confidentiality at all times.

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

I can contribute with providing a great quality of care, with a safe environment. Encouraging a healthy lifestyle, with a healthy diet, progressing an individual interest, great time keeping, and remain punctual. I am bubbly, love to participate in activities. Encourage a client to remain independent with daily chores to appointment and activities. Finding interests the client enjoys or choose to do. I am pro-active, have to help or support others to provide a better quality of life. Support clients with all needs.

What is it about PA work which appeals to you?

Choosing the job that is more suitable, allowing clients to choose staff required, choice of days, hours, and times. Advertisement of jobs available.
I am 54, living on my own with a mortgage, the job I am in at present has resulted in irregular income. On many occasions have been incorrect, shifts changing. I like to have a routine due to me owning 2 huskies. I prefer to be aware of days, hours I work so I can provide care, exercise for my dogs. This has been impossible with staff dilemma. I prefer stable shifts.

What are your hobbies/interests?

I love to watch shows, bands, enjoying music, love to go to the cinema, bike riding, and horse riding. I enjoy gardening, cooking, dog walking, country parks, swimming, love to go for picnics in the summer, love to watch rugby, socialising. Love to travel, interacting with different cultures. Yoga and keeping fit.

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?

Yes

Are you able to undertake training?

Yes

What days/nights are you able to work, or prefer to work?

I do prefer weekdays, but will do one day on the weekend if required. I can also x1 sleep a week or x1 waking nights but no more than 1 night a week.

Are there any circumstances which would prevent you from providing cover or swapping a shift?

Yes

Would you like to expand on the answers given above? Please use the box below.

If I have to have my grandchildren then unable to swap but if not, I can always swap if needed. I am quite flexible through weekdays, day shifts or evening, but days preferred.

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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?

Yes

Please provide details if necessary

1985 - stolen goods in the property - due to husband
1987 stolen goods in the property
1989 - criminal damage, family dispute, brother in law
1989 - jewellery received from husband
1991 - TV bought into my home by my husband
1999 - dispute with my sister
The man I married brought a lot of dishonestly into my life and home. I have divorced that man years ago. I since have not been involved with any charges. I greatly regret the mistakes I made involving myself with that man.

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?

Vale of Glamorgan, Penarth, Dinas, Barry,
Ely - don't mind long shifts due to fuel cost
Canton area - don't mind long shifts due to fuel cost

How many hours of work can you offer per week?

30 hours are my preference, due to grandchildren dogs also can help out with more hours, some weeks if needed. I am always willing to help if I can. I am loyal in my job and will do my best to provide an excellent service.

Last Update

2019-04-23 06:40:37