Job Reference: F0230 Expires: 27th November 2017
I am looking for a personal assistant for my 9 year old son. It is difficult for him to be in busy and noisy environments, so he will need someone to assist him with reassurance, socialising and taking part in different activities whilst being out in the community.
The ideal candidate will have some experience with children who have auditory processing problems and emotional regulation. However training can be provided.
My son enjoys going out, computing and swimming.
Duties will include:
Driving him to different activities (driver and access to your own vehicle is a requirement)
Risk Management - I would ask that you keep him safe and contribute to his wellbeing and personal development.
Socialising – assist him to get involved and take part in different activities in the community.
I require a responsible person with a good sense of humour and a flexible approach who must be a car owner and willing to drive my son to and from activities. Vehicle Business Insurance is required.
You will have to undertake a DBS (criminal records check), costs for this is covered.
Previous experience with autism or experience in a similar role not required but would be an advantage.
After school, weekends and School holidays