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Closing date: 28.03.24

JOB DESCRIPTION
Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a nine year old girl with autism and I’m non-verbal. I can nod my head shake it for yes and no, but will normally take you to what I need to show you or tell you. I really like nature, even when it’s raining. I also like to go swimming, play on my tablet or with Lego and Play-Doh. I don’t like crowds or loud noises. We live in the Splott area of Cardiff.

PURPOSE OF JOB

To ensure my parents can support the rest of the family, whilst I do things that I enjoy.

PLACE OF WORK

At my home and within the local community and wider area. Travel away from normal place of work may be required on occasions.

HOURS OF WORK

Three hours during term time and six hours during school holidays. Times to be mutually agreed.

RATE OF PAY
 
£12.75 an hour.

TASKS INVOLVED

•    Assisting me with leisure activities.
•    Keeping me safe.


TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

•    Female due to changing room issues.
•    Reliable, honest and trustworthy.
•    Ability to maintain confidentiality.
•    Professional approach.
•    Common sense and initiative.
•    Calm approach.
•    Lots of energy.

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.