Personal Assistant Application Form Submission

Title (required): Mrs.
Town (required): Aberdare
County (required): Rhondda Cynon Taff
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): Yes
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. (required): Have previously worked within the NHS for 20 years, both in a mental health outpatient setting and at primary care level. I am also a housewife and mother to a grown up daughter and I run my own household.
What qualities do you think are important when working as a personal assistant with a disabled person? (required): By being warm, caring, patient, helpful and friendly. To listen, communicate and be observant whilst also being able to empower the client to assist them in promoting their independence.
How do you think you can contribute towards the needs and the independence of a disabled person? (required): I am a very friendly, warm and approachable person. I am able to carry out my responsibilities professionally. Previous positions have enabled me to develop strong communication and listening skills whilst also maintaining confidentiality at all times.
What is it about PA work which appeals to you? (required): To be given the opportunity of making a positive difference to a persons wellbeing by being helpful, practical, understanding and empathetic will provide me with a great sense of satisfaction.
What are your hobbies/interests?: I very much like animals, in particular cats. I enjoy gardening, reading, shopping and socialising.
Would you consider a casual position if you are unsuccessful with this job? (required): No
Do you drive? (required): Yes
Are you a vehicle owner?  (required): Yes
Do you smoke? (required): No
Are you able to undertake training? (required): Yes
What days/nights are you able to work, or prefer to work?  (required): Currently able to work week days (day time hours)

Are there any circumstances which would prevent you from providing cover or swapping a shift? (required): Yes
If 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): Yes
I consent to the above (required): 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?: Hirwaun and Aberdare.
How many hours of work can you offer per week?: Up to 10 hours per week.
Please 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/
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