167VOG Personal Assistant Application Form Submission Title (required): Mrs.Town (required): PenarthCounty (required): Vale of GlamorganPostcode (required): I confirm that I have the right to work in the UK and am able to prove my eligibility status when required to do so. (required): YesPlease 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. (required): Professionally I have worked for over 15 years as a personal assistant and financial services admin. So I am very organised, caring and used to understanding and listening to others needs. Away from my professional career, I have looked after family members with terminal diagnosis and long term illnesses, travelling to doctors appointments along general care around the house and lending a supportive ear.What qualities do you think are important when working as a personal assistant with a disabled person? (required): Patience, empathy and understanding.How do you think you can contribute towards the needs and the independence of a disabled person? (required): I can bring a friendly face who will strive of helping them achieve their personal goals/ help them work towards what they would like to do.What is it about PA work which appeals to you? (required): I enjoy helping others, and it’s important to me that we take care of those who need us, as we never know when we may need others to take care of ourselves.What are your hobbies/interests?: I love taking my Labrador on long walks, I enjoy cooking and baking. I love walking around the charity shops in penarth and looking at the treasures. I love tea and biscuits and reading about history.Would you consider a casual position if you are unsuccessful with this job? (required): YesDo you drive? (required): YesAre you a vehicle owner? (required): YesDo you smoke? (required): NoAre you able to undertake training? (required): YesWhat days/nights are you able to work, or prefer to work? (required): I can work Monday to Friday and weekends/night shifts on requests,Are there any circumstances which would prevent you from providing cover or swapping a shift? (required): NoIf you would like to expand on the answers given above? Please use the box below.:Is there is any such information you wish to disclose, relating to any cautions or convictions which will appear on your mandatory DBS check? (required): No/Please provide details if necessary:I agree that there is nothing which would prevent me from doing this job. (required): YesI consent to the above (required): YesI agree that the information I provide will be posted to the Dewis CIL PA noticeboard (all personal information will be withheld).: YesWhat geographical area’s are you able to cover?: Penarth onlyHow many hours of work can you offer per week?: 1-13Please indicate the approximate times that you are available for work throughout the week.: Monday AM/Monday PM/Tuesday AM/Tuesday PM/Wednesday AM/Wednesday PM/Thursday AM/Thursday PM/Friday AM/Friday PM/Further Information: Saturday and Sundays can be on request only.