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JOB DESCRIPTION  

Part-time Personal Assistant 

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF 

Two personal assistants are required during school holidays only to support a 17-year-old boy with Autism 

He lives in the St Mellon’s area of Cardiff and his family would like someone to help support him out in the community to activities he enjoys.  He is nonverbal and has no awareness of danger so he must be supervised by two carers at all times.  

He is a happy child that enjoys trampolining, running and jumping around.  

HOURS OF WORK 

6 hours p/w (for each PA) during the school holidays 

Thursdays 12pm to 3pm & Saturdays 12pm to 3pm 

 

RATES OF PAY 

£9.40 per hour 

TASKS INVOLVED 

  • To support with accessing activities as required 
  • To be responsible for his health and safety at all times 

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED 

  • Reliable and trustworthy
    • Understanding of confidentiality
    • Must be able to use own initiative 
    • Patient and tolerant 
    Confident
     

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 will be necessary in the first instance.  The wage will be paid four weekly and appropriate holiday pay given. 

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