VOG625 Personal care assistant Please quote job reference VOG625 on the application. apply now JOB DESCRIPTION Personal Assistant A LITTLE ABOUT MYSELF I am a happy 13 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 Makaton. I can now communicate via a talking computer. I attend Ysgol y Deri. I am a socialable young man who enjoys spending time with other children and mixes well with my peers and takes part in a varied amount of activities outside of the home. HOURS OF WORK 3 hours per week Flexible, to be negotiated with the family RATE OF PAY £10.80 per Hour TASKS CAN INCLUDE To take me to the local park, soft play, shopping Encouraging me to learn new social skills. Ensuring I am safe at all times TYPE OF PERSON REQUIRED Reliable, trustworthy and patient Caring, 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 have business insurance Makaton required 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. The wage will be paid 4-weekly on return of a payslip provided by the Centre for Independent Living. You will receive appropriate holidays and holiday pay.