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Reference #

4679570

Status

Complete

Title

Miss

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Town

Whitchurch

County

Cardiff

Post Code

CF14 1TE

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Please read the Job Description carefully before providing information in this Section of the Application Form. Give details of your previous employment or experience which you think would help you to do this job

I have had 2 years experience as a personal assistant with Dewis. One role required me to assist a disabled lady to run her business from home. And another visually impaired lady who needed assistance to go shopping.
I also worked with a young boy with Autism, helping him to engage within social environments.
Within these roles I undertook domestic duties, driving my own car and a disability car, helping with some personal care and genuinely building great working relationships.

What qualities do you think are important when working as a personal assistant with a disabled person?

Empathy to understand other people’s motivations, needs, and emotions.
Passion, which makes work feel less like work.
Motivation and the ability to learn and grow.
Listening well is the key to effective communication.
Kindness, being friendly, generous, and considerate.
Responsible to gain trust.
Personal integrity and courage, to always try to do the right thing.

How do you think you can contribute towards the needs and the independence of a disabled person?

I am a fun and friendly, outgoing and bubbly character and I believe I am very motivating whilst also being compassionate and understanding of peoples circumstances.
I am very respectful of peoples personal space because I also appreciate my own.
I am very easy going and tend it build relationships with people very quickly because of my open and honest personality.
I love working with people and I think that Dewis is an amazing way to help people to live independently.

What is it about PA work which appeals to you?

I have gained lasting friendships with the individuals I have worked with previously and I find great satisfaction in helping to make peoples days just a little bit easier.

What are your hobbies/interests?

I am a big fan of rugby, watching/coaching/photographing and previously playing.
I am a student studying photography and love anything creative.
I like to keep quite active by going for long mountain walks, running and sometimes surfing.

Would you consider a casual position if you are unsuccessful with this job?

Yes

Do you drive?

Yes

Are you a vehicle owner?

Yes

Do you smoke?

No

Are you able to undertake training?

Yes

What days/nights are you able to work, or prefer to work?

week days and evenings

Are there any circumstances which would prevent you from providing cover or swapping a shift?

Yes

Would you like to expand on the answers given above? Please use the box below.

I have a part time job as a children rugby coach on Saturday and Sunday mornings until 1
I am also a photographer for a local rugby team on Saturday afternoons during the rugby season.

I am a full time student looking for part time work. Preferably more hours throughout the summer holidays and hope to continue to work but reduce hours come September.

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In what capacity do you know this person (should not be a family member)?

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1975 * Within the nature of the work for which you are applying this position is exempt from the provisions of Section 4(2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 by virtue of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1975 (Exemptions Order). Applicants are therefore not entitled to withhold information about convictions which for other purposes are ‘spent’ under the provisions of this Act. In the event of employment, any failure to disclose such convictions could result in dismissal. Information given is confidential and will only be considered for the purposes of the application. If there is any such information you wish to provide?

No

I agree that there is nothing which would prevent me from doing this job.

Yes

The organisation will hold your data on file for twelve months after the end of the relevant recruitment process if you provide consent. The purpose of retaining your data with your consent is to allow you to apply easily for other jobs we may have available. At the end of the twelve months period you will be required to complete a new application form in order to remain on our system. You may withdraw your consent for us to hold your data at any time after the initial recruitment process is completed. I consent for my personal data to be held and agree that Dewis CIL may keep this application form on file for twelve months. It may be used for future prospective employers. I understand that you will contact me in due course should any such person make themselves known to you.

Yes

I agree that the information I provide will be posted to the Dewis CIL PA noticeboard (all personal information will be withheld).

Yes

What geographical area's are you able to cover?

Cardiff, Rhondda Cynon Taff

How many hours of work can you offer per week?

25

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Last Update

2019-07-16 11:30:52

Start Time

2019-07-12 15:55:40

Finish Time

2019-07-16 11:30:52

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