CDP1911 Personal Assistant to Child Quote ref: CDP1911 on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTIONPersonal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I am looking for a personal assistant for my 13 year old son who is on the Autism spectrum . We live in Cardiff (Heath area). My family includes me, my ,husband and 3 sons . All of them are teenagers. My son is nonverbal and has limited social interaction. He is lovely and pleasant in general, however at times behaves differently when anxious . He goes to school from 8.45 am until 3.45pm. He needs assistance in day to day activities before and after school for sending in and collecting from the road side from Van, changing clothes, washing, toileting, serving food, cleaning his room and would need someone being with him until I return home which is normally by 5pm. Place of work We live in Cardiff. (Heath area.) Hours of work Tuesdays and Wednesdays 3:30pm – 5:30 pm with the additional hours to be worked on a flexible basis, as he has 6 hours a week.Rate of pay - £9.65 per hour. Tasks involved He needs assistance in day to day activities before and after school for sending in and collecting from the road side from Van , changing dress , washing , toileting and serving food ,cleaning his room and would need someone being with him until I return home which is normally by 5pm . Type of person required Essential qualities • Reliable and punctual • Kind and patient • Flexible and adaptable to his needs Desirable qualities • Previous experience of working with Autistic children About the job Though a part-time job, this will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted. A probation period will be necessary in the first instance. Wages will be paid 4 weekly. You will receive 5.6 weeks paid holiday (pro rata). You will be required to apply for a DBS check at no expense to you. 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. Thank you.