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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE BIT ABOUT ME

I'm a 24-year-old woman living in Pontypridd with my mum and cat called Lexi. I'm autistic, ADHD and Generalized Anxiety Disorder. I struggle to regulate my emotions, and I get anxious when I go to unfamiliar places with unfamiliar people. I find socialising difficult and I usually go quite shy and quiet until I get to know someone. Once I get used to them I like to have a laugh and a joke.

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

To help me be more independent and gain confidence around new people and social situations.

HOURS OF WORK

8 hours per week which can be used flexible and arranged with the client.

RATE OF PAY

Hourly Rate £10.65

40p mileage allowance

TASKS CAN INCLUDE

-Supporting me to be more independent out in the community.

-Help me to cope with social skills and my surroundings.

-Reassure me when I get anxious or struggling to manage my emotions.

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

-Patient, kind and friendly

-Energetic, outgoing and easy to get along with

-Has knowledge and understanding of Autism and the challenges that come with it

-Must have a full UK drivers licence

-Able to help with appointments and forms

ABOUT THE JOB

Though a part-time job, this will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted. A probationary period of 6 months will be necessary in the first instance. I will be your employer. The wage will be paid monthly on return of a payslip provided by the Centre for Independent Living. You will receive appropriate holidays and holiday pay.

This job is subject to a DBS check.