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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

Personal assistant is required for a fun, energetic 9 year old boy living in the Thornhill area of Cardiff.

He is non-verbal and has autism and learning difficulties.  He is very happy and easy going and enjoys such things as being outside at the park, swimming and trampolining. His family are looking for someone to support him out to activities after school.

HOURS OF WORK

5 hours per week in total

3 hours on a Friday afternoon and 2 hours any evening

RATE OF PAY

£9.65 per hour

TASKS INVOLVED

  • Support out in the community to activities he enjoys. 
  • Ensure safety at all times, he has no sense of danger and road awareness so must be supervised 

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

  • Reliable, committed and punctual
  • Understanding of confidentiality and privacy 
  • Trustworthy and efficient 
  • Energetic 
  • Car driver is preferable but not essential 

ABOUT THE JOB

Though a part-time job, this will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted. A probation period will be necessary in the first instance. Wages will be paid 4 weekly. You will receive 5.6 weeks paid holiday (pro rata). You will be required to apply for a DBS check at no expense to you.  

Please Note: Dewis Centre for Independent Living is acting on behalf of a third party and will not be your employer or be liable for any issues arising out of your employment should you be offered employment.