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Personal Assistant

Vacancy Summary
Bracknell Forest Council
£8.24 per hour
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Flexible Hours/Evenings
2 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
06/05/2012 at 23:55 PM
Vacancy Description
A part-time Personal Assistant is required to support a 7 year old boy who has Cerebral Palsy. The boy is chatty, engaging and enjoys playing football, swimming, theatre, bowling and cinema.
You will be supporting the young person in attending a local Beavers group on Thursdays for approximately 1.15 hours. You will also support the young person on Friday afternoons to support with homework or trips to the park / cinema etc.
Thursday: approx. 6.15pm-7.30pm (Beavers Group)
Friday: approx. 4pm-4.45pm(activities either indoor/outdoor)
These hours are flexible and can be agreed with the family once you have been successful in your application.
You will need to have your own transport with relevant business insurance and be physically able to manually lift the young person (full training to be provided). This role will be subject to an enhanced CRB check, expense to be met by the employer.

Equal Opportunities
Bracknell Forest Council – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.
How to apply

Please note you will be employed directly by the individual rather than by the Council. Please complete the application form below - either electronically or by hand and return to Bracknell Forest Council, Direct Payments Team, 4th Floor North, Time Square, Market St, Bracknell, Berkshire, RG12 1JD or email

If you require the paper copy of an application form please call 01344351841.

  • Please read the Job Description / Person Specification before you apply for this job. It contains information that you will need to refer to when applying. Not referring to this information is likely to reduce your chances of success.
  • Please note that you will have to apply for an enhanced CRB disclosure. The cost will be met by the employer.
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