CDP248 Personal Assistant to Child Quote ref: CDP248 on application form Apply here JOB DESCRIPTION Part-time Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF Personal assistant required for a 14 year old girl in the Rhiwbina area of Cardiff to support her out in the community on activities that she enjoys. She has diabetes so the PA would need training on administering insulin after meals as well as learning about Type 1 Diabetes. HOURS OF WORK 4 hours per week increasing to 6 hours per week in the school holiday. Flexible working hours to be discussed with employer RATES OF PAY £9.25 per hour TASKS INVOLVED To support with accessing activities as required• To provide opportunities for social interaction• To be responsible for her 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• Car driver with access to own car 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 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.