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JOB DESCRIPTION 

Part-time Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I’m a male in my late 30’s  with a diagnosis  of paranoid Schizophrenia with Autistic traits.  I’m  creative by nature and used to play football and basketball when I was  younger . I spend my time walking up in to Barry town, accessing the shops on the high street. I enjoy listening to music and have various tastes in genres, also like watching films. I would be interested in engaging in music technology, which would be an avenue to explore and be beneficial to meet like-minded individuals and form meaningful relationships.

PURPOSE OF JOB

Requires intensive support to re- learn the skills required to help promote independence. Help to successfully manage day-to-day life including home environment. To ensure I’m safe at all times.

HOURS OF WORK

4 hours a week, days and times flexible.

RATES OF PAY

£10.20 per hour

TASKS INVOLVED

  • Shopping
  • Household duties
  • Prompting to ensure safety when out in the community
  • Politely remind him of his conduct and behaviours when out in public to act appropriately
  • Any other reasonable task

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • Reliable/Punctual
  • Considerate/Caring/Trustworthy
  • Friendly/Chatty
  • Confident/Proactive
  • Car driver with business class insurance
  • Experience of adults with autistic traits and repetitive behaviours .

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 four Monthly 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