CDP415 Personal Assistant to Adult Quote ref: CDP415 on application form Apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I’m a 31-year-old male who has ASD. I live in Fairwater, with my mum and dad and I have an older brother. I enjoy playing computer games, listening to classical music and watching quiz shows. I like to be by myself and need encouragement to socialise. I enjoy going to the beach, walking around Cardiff Centre and riding my bike through Sophia Gardens when I’m outside. PURPOSE OF JOB To ensure my safety in the community, encouragement to socialise and promote my independence. PLACE OF WORK Out in the community. HOURS OF WORK 14 hours per week RATE OF PAY £9.30 per hour TASKS INVOLVED Attending activities with me. Personal care required only when swimming. Prompted to use toilet facilities. No sense of danger so a PA would need to keep me safe at all times. TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Someone who is caring and friendly, conscientious and uses initiative. Preferably someone who has some knowledge of ASD but it isn’t essential. Car driver is 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.