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JOB DESCRIPTION
Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a 15 year old male living between parental homes in Llanedeyrn and Lakeside in Cardiff. My Dystonic movements mean I utilise a wheelchair. I need supervision when dressing, eating and when out and about. I love litter picking, coin collecting, cinema, television, computer games and nature.

PURPOSE OF JOB
I need support with pursuing my interests and being part of the community. This will provide respite for my family too.

PLACE OF WORK
Mainly in the Cardiff and South Wales Area.

HOURS OF WORK
I have 6 hours a week of support agreed for term time. Ideally 6 hours over the weekend, 4 hours on a Saturday and 2 hours on a Sunday. Once a month the Saturday will be swapped with a Thursday evening 4.30 pm to 8.30pm.

Outside of term time I have 9 hours a week, ideally over three days as the remaining two days are in teen scheme.

RATE OF PAY
£9.65 per hour

TASKS INVOLVED
Entertaining – cinema, pool, computer games and any other reasonable hobbies that arise.

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED
• Reliable
• Punctual
• Caring
• Friendly
• Funny
• Clean drivers license

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.

Thank you.