Job Title: Personal Assistant
Location: Southwater
Hourly rate: £10
Reference: DP6406
Hours/shifts: 3 hours a week

Summary
• I am looking for a PA for my daughter who is 12 years old.
• Ideally to pick her up from Manor Green college and spend a few hours with her then bring her home.
• Possibly more hours in the school holidays.
• Taking her to cinema, restaurants, parks, swimming or shopping.
• She is very easy to look after once she feels safe and comfortable with you.
• She has Autism, learning difficulties and severe anxiety, but no behavioral problems for other people.
• No medical problems.

Other Requirements
• Must be comfortable with pets
• someone who is willing to refrain from smoking during work hours
• Must have a UK driving licence
• Must have access to own vehicle

All applicants must be willing to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check
Successful applicants will be entitled to Holiday pay and will be issued employment contracts.

Description
Typical duties

Social:
• Possibly meeting her friends with there PA’s
• Accompanying on trips out eg to the garden centre, beach, cinema, craft fairs, local visits, out shopping for fun.

Person specification
The successful applicant will be:
• Female, because she feels more comfortable with female.
• Respectful of the employer’s privacy and confidentiality
• Reliable with good time-keeping
• Able to both follow instructions and work on own initiative
• Hygienic, tidy minded and well organised
• Fit and healthy to undertake the required duties
• Patience and possess excellent interpersonal skills
• Honest and cheerful
• Creative
• Able to speak and read English to a reasonable standard
• Legally permitted to work in the United Kingdom
• Able to work at all times to high standards of Health & Safety
Previous experience preferred but this is not as essential as a kind and common sense approach to these roles.

Please note, if you are successful in your application for this position you will be employed directly by the individual employer and not Independent Lives