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Personal Assistant Application Form Submission

Title (required): Ms.

Address 2: Danescourt
Town (required): Cardiff
County (required): Cardiff

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): Currently work via DEWIS, established personal assistant and companion

What qualities do you think are important when working as a personal assistant with a disabled person? (required): Caring nature, willing to support at home and in the community, friendly and have a genuine interest in the wellbeing of others.

How do you think you can contribute towards the needs and the independence of a disabled person? (required): Definately. I have had 30 years nhs experience in an admin roll. This has enhanced my knowledge of awareness of various disabilities. Since leaving the NHS I have attended training sessions including dementia awareness and various client support employment.

What is it about PA work which appeals to you? (required): Looking forward to meeting my client and being able to make a difference to to their wellbeing is of utmost importance to me. Each client is a volume of knowledge and that to me is part of getting to know them and them me.

What are your hobbies/interests?: My animals are a huge part of my life. I have 7 cats ranging from 1 to 13 years, some rescue. My border collie looks after them, rounding them up at night time for bed! Comical. I love to cook and bake, I sew and enjoy anything creative. I enjoy watching or reading about current affairs, documentaries and true life drama. Suduko is my favourite past time!

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 and Friday am

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

If you would like to expand on the answers given above? Please use the box below.: I would just like to add that whoever I support I give my entire attention to whilst Im with them and each client is treated with respect and dignity throughout the time we are together.

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?: Heath, Llandaff, Llandaff North, Whitchurch

How many hours of work can you offer per week?: 6

Please indicate the approximate times that you are available for work throughout the week.: Monday AM/Tuesday PM/Wednesday AM/Thursday PM/Friday AM/