DPC1579 Personal Assistant to Child Quote ref: DPC1579 on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION SOMETHING ABOUT ME I’m a young girl living in Llanharan with my parents. I enjoy listening to music especially musicals and songs from mama mia and the greatest showman. Other interests include making arts and crafts; I have a keen interest in technology. Some of my favourite televisions programmes include strictly come dancing, hospitals programmes and the soaps. I am a very sociable girl and enjoy other people’s company and don’t like being on my own. When out in the community I enjoy shopping, going to the cinema and playing ten pin bowling. When in the house I enjoy baking and playing board games. PLACE OF WORK At home and out in the community PURPOSE OF THE JOB To help and support me with my physical needs of Merosin Deficient Congenital Muscular dystrophy, (Wheelchair user). Take me out to do things I enjoy doing. Provide respite for my parents HOURS OF WORK – 6 hours per fortnight (2:1) RATE OF PAY – £10.00 per hour TASKS CAN INCLUDE Hoisting Helping me with my physical needs To support me to do things I enjoy doing Taking me out Feeding (mickey feed) Plan and organise what activities i be doing each week TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Females preferred due to some personal care Outgoing and chatty Patient and understanding of my needs Experience of looking after children Organised and plans my schedule for me Flexible Driver essential ABOUT THE JOB I will be your legal employer so you will need a National Insurance number. Pay will be monthly and appropriate paid annual leave is given. There will be trial period involved and a police check will be necessary (which I will arrange).