DPC1660 Personal Assistant Please quote REF DPC1660 on Application Form Apply NowJOB DESCRIPTION Part-time Personal AssistantA LITTLE ABOUT MYSELFI am a 6 year old boy living in the Aberdare area. I enjoy swimming, going to the park, indoor play areas and to McDonalds. I would like a PA that can support me to access activities in the community. I have a behavioural development disability and I can sometimes become frustrated and this can cause me to lash out.PURPOSE OF JOBThe main purpose of the job is to take me places I enjoy, whilst ensuring my safety at all times. Also, the time we spend together will provide my grandmother with some respite.HOURS OF WORK3 hours per week to be worked during the weekendRATES OF PAY£10.00 per hour plus 40p per mile for journeys we make together in your carTASKS INVOLVEDAccompanying me when out and aboutDriving me to activities I like doingEnsuring my safety is priority at all timesEncouraging my interaction & independenceExploring different things I may enjoyTYPE OF PERSON REQUIREDSomeone outgoing and confidentSomeone who is flexible and reliableSomeone who can suggest new things for me to get involved inMale PA due to support with changing during swimmingPA to be a sensible car driver, with own vehicle and business class insurance in placeABOUT THE JOBThough 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 on a monthly basis 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.