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JOB DESCRIPTION

Personal Assistant

A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF

I am a happy 16 year old young man living with my family in Barry area, I have a diagnosis of Kabuki syndrome and global developmental delay, which means I am non-verbal and communicate using text to voice computer and Makaton. I attend Ysgol y Deri. I am a very sociable young man who enjoys spending time with other people. I mix well with my peers and take part in a varied amount of activities outside of the home. I use a wheelchair and walker due to mobility issues. 

HOURS OF WORK

3 hours per week ideally over the weekend, but can be flexible

RATE OF PAY

£12.00 per hour including paid mileage 

TASKS CAN INCLUDE

      To take me to soft play, although I am restricted due to current mobility issues

      Encouraging me to learn new social skills.

      Ensuring I am safe at all times

      Going out for food

      Go to Barry Island

      To encourage me to communicate as I am very sociable

TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED

      Reliable, trustworthy and patient

      Caring, fun loving and friendly and fun to be with

      Ability to use own initiative and think of activities for us to do

      Driver with access to their own vehicle and business insurance

      Someone who is outgoing

      Makaton experience would be desirable 

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 4 weekly basis 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

 

Thank you