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Reference #

CDF35

Status

Complete

Title

Miss

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Cardiff

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South Glamorgan

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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’ve not had any previous employment in this job but for the last 3/4 years I have been taking care of my nan she is 83 and has Alzheimer’s I make sure every day she don’t need anything I also take her food shopping and make sure she regularly takes her medication we also do things she likes to do like go for walks and bingo at her local community centre she always feels very relaxed and content around me I always make her smile even on her bad days
It’s nice knowing small things go a long way for some people I would love to make more elderly people the same way I can make my nan feel

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

I think communication is key when working with a disabled person you have to understand as best as you can so you can always make them feel at ease also you need to have patience and respect towards the person you are helping.
You should always make sure they feel comfortable and relaxed around you

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

You can do this by always supporting and encouraging the person you are helping never put them down always give them positive energy
Always give them the chance to do things by themselves first so they get that first step of independence but always make sure they are safe and can’t harm them selfs

What is it about PA work which appeals to you?

It appeals to me because I get to build a relationship with the person I’m helping which helps earn there trust towards me and it is satisfying knowing that I could possibly make some body’s day it’s nice to be able to put a smile on somebody’s face and have that person feel not so lonely. It’s nice to make a difference

What are your hobbies/interests?

I go to the gym 5/6 times a week I do a lot of weight training I like going to the gym because it’s my place to de stress it makes me feel good

I also like to take my son out and do activities

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-Friday

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.

I can work Monday-Friday as I am a full time single mum my son is now in full time school his hours are 9-3:30 on Wednesdays and Fridays I can get child care until 5/6 o’clock

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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.

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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?

Any area in Cardiff as I drive so travelling Is not a problem

Please indicate the approximate times that you are available for work throughout the week.

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Last Update

2019-06-06 13:15:02