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JOB DESCRIPTION

SOMETHING ABOUT ME

I’m a young teenager living in the Brynna area, I’m a very bubbly and outgoing person. I really like going swimming, going for walks and going to the park. When I am at home I really enjoy messy play. My favorite films are Frozen and the Gruffalo. I have autism, ADHD, Pica, I’m hard of hearing and nonverbal. I use a wheelchair sometimes when walking long distances. In school I communicate via PECS.

PLACE OF WORK

At home and out in the local community

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

  • Encourage me to be active
  • Help me to engage in activities and social outings
  • Support me and ensure I am safe at all times
  • Help me to explore new things
  • To provide respite for family

HOURS OF WORK

12 hours per week per PA to be worked flexibly

2:1 support, one PA is already in place

RATE OF PAY

£11.10 per hour

Tasks can include

  • Taking me out in the community parks, walks and swimming
  • Take me out for food
  • Watching films in the house
  • Messy play
  • Some personal care such as changing / bathing
  • Keeping me safe at all

Type of person required

  • Sense of humour
  • Understanding of my needs
  • Patient
  • Encouraging
  • Works well in a team
  • Drivers licence with own vehicle and business class insurance

ABOUT THE JOB

I will be your legal employer so you will need a National Insurance number. Pay will be monthly and appropriate paid annual leave is given. There will be trial period involved and a police check will be necessary (which I will arrange).