CDP1531 Personal Assistant to Child Quote ref: CDP1531 on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Part-time Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I’m a 17 yr old living in the Heath area of Cardiff with ASD looking to engage a Support Worker. I can be very anxious and especially with others my age. I don’t like change and can shut myself away in my room. I need someone who can encourage and share with me my interests. I’m interested in how things work and what’s going on in the world. I love cars and can talk forever about them. I’m really happy and enjoy cycling and sailing, and being outdoors especially connecting with nature. I have a good sense of humour. PURPOSE OF THE JOB To support me out and about in the community and to encourage and share my interests with me. HOURS OF WORK 4 hours a week Term Time 10 hours a week in school holidays To be worked flexibly RATE OF PAY £9.20 TASKS CAN INCLUDE Supporting me out in the community Taking me to venues of my choice Assist me with finding new interests TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Someone who is mindful of my condition and how it affects me. Compassionate Individual Someone who can assist me in keeping to routine and boundaries. Able to communicate their passion, be it art, music, or nature and outdoors. Someone who can listen well ABOUT THE JOB Though a part-time job, this will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted. A trial period of six months will be necessary in the first instance. The wage will be paid four-weekly on return of a payslip provided by the Centre for Independent Living. You will receive appropriate holidays and holiday pay. 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.