CDP587 Personal Assistant to Child Quote ref: CDP587 on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Part-time Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I am a 17 year old young man with cerebral palsy who lives in Landaff North. I have epilepsy and i am non verbal and a wheelchair user. I am looking for 2 personal assistants to help get me up in the morning and support me with personal care. I still attend a special school so need to have carers to get me ready to go Monday to Friday. There is also the possibility of Saturday and Sunday mornings, but as I'm a teenager a bit later start would be great on those days. I'm flexible about time in the morning as long as I'm ready by 9am. HOURS OF WORK 7 hours p/w for each PA (hours are 2:1) Support in the mornings to be ready by 9am. RATES OF PAY £9.65 per hour. £19.30 per hour on bank holidays. TASKS INVOLVED To support me with getting up in the morning, personal care and getting dressed. TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Reliable, committed and punctual Understanding of confidentiality and privacy Trustworthy and efficient Manual handling training would be required Someone who likes pets (I own a cat and dog). 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.