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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant 

PURPOSE OF JOB

I am a 12 year old boy living in St. George’s Super-Ely. I am very sociable and likeable. I like using eye contact when communicating with someone. I have had some difficulties in the past with communication but this has improved a lot. 

I love swimming and dancing but have no sense of danger so I need constant supervision in case I run off into a dangerous situation. 

PLACE OF WORK

Out in the local community and within my family home on occasion. 

HOURS OF WORK

Minimum 6 hours per fortnight, most likely Sunday

You must be willing to cover any annual leave and sickness for my other PA

RATE OF PAY

£11.80 per hour

40p mileage allowance

Please retain receipts for any expenses incurred

TASKS AND ACTIVITIES

·        Supporting me to engage and participate in educational and physically and mentally stimulating activities which are suitable for my age

·        A few examples of places we’ll go is Techniquest, local museums, cinema, Amelia Trust Farm, Cefn Mabley Farm, soft play centres, Bristol zoo and trips into Cardiff

·        Taking me to swimming and the theatre

·        Potentially taking me to dance classes on a Thursday after school

·        Other suitable activities as identified 

TYPE OF PERSON

·         A vigilant person to keep an eye on my safety at all times

·        Someone who enjoys doing fun activities and getting involved

·        Someone who is fun and active

ABOUT THE JOB

Though a part-time job, this will be a proper job requiring a National Insurance number to be submitted. 

A trial period of six months will be necessary in the first instance. 

The wage will be paid four-weekly on return of a payslip provided by the Centre for Independent Living. 

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.