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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.