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Personal Assistant Application Form Submission

Title (required): Mrs.

Address 2: Pencoed
Town (required): Bridgend
County (required): Mid Glamorgan

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): I have worked as a personal care assistant for the last 7 yrs, but my previous employment was in the NHS for almost 30 yrs.

What qualities do you think are important when working as a personal assistant with a disabled person? (required): Firstly, patience & understanding to empower the person with their own choices & maintenance of their independence. Secondly, an ability to recognise when the client needs a bit of space. Thirdly, showing a willingness to learn & ability to adapt to any possible situations.

How do you think you can contribute towards the needs and the independence of a disabled person? (required): By listening to them, finding out about each other & supporting them in any way they wish.

What is it about PA work which appeals to you? (required): I enjoy the personal interaction, the conversations & making plans to enjoy the future.

What are your hobbies/interests?: Cooking, reading, gardening, singing, caring for pets, visiting dog kennels/ animal sanctuaries, arts & crafts, photograghy, science, psychology, geology, star-gazing, camping & driving through countryside, socialising with friends, music & cinema, quizzes.

Would you consider a casual position if you are unsuccessful with this job? (required): Yes

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): Monday – Friday

Are there any circumstances which would prevent you from providing cover or swapping a shift? (required): No

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/

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?: Vale Cardiff RCT

How many hours of work can you offer per week?: 30

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/