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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

We are brother and sister living in Llantrisant with our family.

I am an 14 year old girl and I have Asperger’s Syndrome. I am a sweet natured, caring, easy going and chatty young girl who tries to be as independent as possible. I enjoy typical girlie things such as arts and crafts, dolls etc I also enjoy swimming (use floats).

My brother is friendly, strong willed, has a good sense of humour and a chatty 12 year old young boy who has Autism. He enjoys learning to ride bikes, playing football, swimming (use floats) he also enjoys computer games.

PURPOSE OF JOB

My parents would like to employ personal assistants to spend time with us either in the community or at home doing activities such as swimming, bike riding, arts and crafts, puzzles , computer games etc.

PLACE OF WORK

Out within the local community and on occasions in the home

HOURS OF WORK

6 hours a week

3 hours per week per child, after school or on the weekend

RATE OF PAY

£10.50 per hour

TASKS INVOLVED

  • Ensuring we are safe at all times as we need reminding about road safety and get distracted easily
  • Accompanying us out for walks and social other activities such as swimming, soft play, bike riding, football etc.

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • A driver will be essential and have use of a car with business class insurance
  • Someone who will be able to be flexible, punctual, reliable and have a mature attitude
  • An upbeat person with a positive approach to life is essential
  • A good sense of humour is important
  • Someone who may be creative and maybe to find new activities for us to try
  • Someone with experience of working with children with Autism/Asperger’s is preferred

ABOUT THE JOB

This is a proper job which requires the Personal Assistant to submit suitable invoices on a monthly (or as agreed) basis. As a self-employed Personal Assistant you agree that paying tax and NI is your responsibility and you agree that you are suitably registered as self-employed with HMRC.

This will include having the appropriate liability insurance in place at your own expense.

This is subject to a probationary period and a DBS (Police) Check.

Thank you.