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Personal Assistant Application Form Submission

Title (required): Miss.

Town (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): When completing my 1st year of my Health and social care / Child care, I was appointed the temporary role of Teacher’s assistant for adolescence with disabilities. My responsibilities included * direct students around the college * help and motivate students into new skills and hobbies such as gardening, arts and crafts, writing, maths, household chores such as dishes and folding clothes. *Direct and couch trips around local areas *Supported them through class work and homework

What qualities do you think are important when working as a personal assistant with a disabled person? (required): Clear communication Patience Adaptability Respect, as well as respect for boundaries The ability to treat the client as equals, whilst respecting that changing verbal mannerisms may be necessary to adapt to emotional situations and diffuse any upset To bring a positive and bubbly environment To fluidly direct a conversation for the benefit of the clients emotion

How do you think you can contribute towards the needs and the independence of a disabled person? (required): Seem to support the clients needs and endeavours, not to control. Establish trust To seek meaning within behaviour, rather than judge. Ability to identify social cues Lead with positivity To take the opportunity to learn from the client and adapt to their needs and preferences

What is it about PA work which appeals to you? (required): We only have one life and the fact I can bring new skills, light and support to others who may need it brings me a lot of joy, I love to see people grow and develop into the person they wanted to be, with a little bit of support and trust amongst PA work anyone can grow.

What are your hobbies/interests?: I love to draw, paint, listen to music, creative writing. My favourite animals are cats, dogs and reptiles

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

Do you drive? (required): No
Are you a vehicle owner?  (required): No
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): I am available any time

Are there any circumstances which would prevent you from providing cover or swapping a shift? (required): Yes

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

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