CDP483 Personal Assistant to Child Quote ref: CDP483 on application form Apply here JOB DESCRIPTION Personal Assistant I am a 15 year old boy living in the St Mellon’s area of Cardiff who is a wheelchair user. I need a personal assistant to help support me when socialising Hours: 6 hours per week Rate of Pay: £9.10 per hours Purpose of Job: Experience of working with people with epilepsy (and administration of anti-seizure medication) and manual handling would be beneficial, although training in both will be provided if necessary. MAIN DUTIES Occasionally changing my pad. Helping me consume formula milk from a bottle. Supervise me at all times in case of seizures. Social Assistance To support me during various social activities of my choice. You will need to be a car driver and have access to a car. Qualities Required: Reliability and trustworthiness Ability to keep things confidential Ability to use own initiative Flexibility 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.