CDP1421 Personal Assistant to Child Quote ref: CDP1421 on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I am a 7 year old boy living in Llanrumney and I am on the Autistic spectrum. I have a high level of anxiety and I need continuous attention due to me having no awareness of danger around the home or in the community. I enjoy climbing on furniture and I love water. PURPOSE OF JOB To keep me safe in my home and out in the community. PLACE OF WORK In my home and out in the community on occasions. HOURS OF WORK 6 hours per week additional 3 hours in the school holidays These will be split into 2 x 3-hour blocks but can be discussed at interview. Additional 3 hours in the school holidays. RATE OF PAY £9.20 per hour. TASKS INVOLVED Tasks involved would be to keep my mind stimulated and provide my mum with respite as I am never left alone. I also enjoy playing with water. TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Someone who is understanding of my condition. Someone who is calm, patient and friendly. ABOUT THE JOB Though a part-time job, this will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted. A trial period will be necessary in the first instance. The wage will be paid 4 weekly on return of a payslip provided by the Centre for Independent Living. You will receive 5.6 weeks paid holiday (pro rata). You may 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. Thank you.