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Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am an 18 yr old young lady & I live with my family in Barry. I have Autistic Spectrum Disorder, severe learning difficulties & anxiety. I enjoy going for walks, playing on my iPad, making mosaic sticker pictures, listening & dancing to music. I also enjoy going to the cinema.

PURPOSE OF JOB

I am looking for someone to take me out into the community support me with different activities. It would be nice for me to do things with someone other than my family, to give me different experiences & to give my family some respite.

PLACE OF WORK

Place of work would be variable depending on what activities I want to do.

HOURS OF WORK

3 hours in the weekday and 3 hours on the weekend (to be arranged with the successful person.

RATE OF PAY

£10.25 per hour

TASKS INVOLVED

  • Social outings & community activities
  • Making sure I am safe
  • Helping me feel calm if I feel anxious

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • Caring,
  • Patient,
  • Experienced,
  • Reliable,
  • Trustworthy,
  • Friendly,
  • Enthusiastic,
  • Driver with access to their own car
  • Understanding of my condition

ABOUT THE JOB

Though 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 monthly on return of a payslip provided by the Centre for Independent Living.  You will receive 5.6 weeks paid holiday (pro rata). You may be required to apply for a DBS check at no expense to you.

Thank you.