vog618 Personal care assistant Please quote job reference VOG618 on the application form. Apply now Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I am a 19 year old man living in Llantwit Major with my family. I currently attend college where I am studying for a BTEC in Business. I like sport and especially enjoy watching football and support Manchester United. I like badminton and tennis also. I enjoy going to the theatre and especially like to watch musicals. Two of my favourite musicals are Les Miserables and The Phantom of the Opera. I enjoy all types of music, specifically George Ezra and musical soundtracks. I like to watch true life dramas on the television. As I live by the coast, I like to go for walks by the sea. I have ADHD and Autism. PURPOSE OF JOB I am looking for a Personal Assistant to support me to maintain independence and improve my social skills. HOURS OF WORK 2 hours per week to be used flexibly either on a weekend afternoon during term time with more flexibility during school holidays. RATES OF PAY £11.50 per hour TASKS INVOLVED Support when travelling by car, bus or train Assist me to improve my social skills Support me to access the community TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Someone with an interest in sport would be an advantage Car driver with own car preferred. Business class insurance will be necessary Responsible and reliable Kind and patient Flexible Someone who is a supporter of people with disabilities 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 will be necessary in the first instance. The wage will be paid four weekly and appropriate holiday pay given. The post is subject to satisfactory references and a DBS (Police) Check - which will need to be carried out before employment can commence. The cost of this will be met by the employer (Local Authority). The relevant checks will be carried out to ensure any applicant has the right to work in the UK.