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JOB DESCRIPTION

Part-time Personal Assistant

 

A LITTLE ABOUT US

We are a family of 5, and have 2 children with ASD. We are a loving and caring family and enjoy various outdoor activities. Our Son is 11yrs old and our daughter is 10 years old. Our 11yrs old has a mild ASD, and is very easy to get along with. Our 10yrs has some ASD and can follow instructions with some TLC accompanied. Our youngest is 6yrs and very lovely daughter. We live in the Penylan area of Cardiff.


PURPOSE OF JOB

 As a family, we need support in order to have some respite and enable our children to access services in the community. We require an additional PA to help achieve this.

 

HOURS OF WORK

Ideally we would like a PA to cover 13 ½ hours a week. Hours will be used after school and at weekends. Family are flexible and hours are open to discussion.

Hours are as follows:

Weekdays after school are 4:30pm-8pm

Weekends can be flexible, mostly Saturdays.

RATES OF PAY

£9.10 per hour.

 

TASKS INVOLVED

  • Personal care and toileting needs
  • Dressing, undressing
  • Social outings, community activities
  • Any other reasonable tasks 
  • Please advisor employer if any specific gender/age/car owner is requested due to discrimination law.

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED 

  • Female- Can be requested if personal tasks are to be completed.
  • Reliable/Punctual
  • Considerate/Caring/Trustworthy
  • Friendly/Chatty
  • Confident/Proactive
  • Experienced
  • Car driver/Access to a car to transport employer.
  • Clean driving license
  • Non-Smoker

ABOUT THE JOB

The post is subject to satisfactory references and a DBS (Police) Check - which will need to be carried out before employment can commence. The cost of this will be met by the employer (Local Authority). The relevant checks will be carried out to ensure any applicant has the right to work in the UK. Though a part-time job, this will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted. A trial period will be necessary in the first instance. The wage will be paid four weekly and appropriate holiday pay given.

Please Note: Dewis Centre for Independent Living is acting on behalf of a third party and will not be your employer or be liable for any issues arising out of your employment should you be offered employment.