RECRUITMENT FOR A PERSONAL (PA) 13 year old with Autism Leeds LS11
My son is 13 and a half & nearly 6ft. He has a diagnosis of autism, auditory processing difficulties & asthma. My son has sensory sensitivities, follows his own agenda, a high level of anxiety related to expectations and rigidity, difficulties with social over-exposure and social engagement. His vulnerability therefore requires constant reassurance and the need to feel safe. His panic disorder can escalate resulting in hyperventilation.
My son is a kind, caring, sensitive & well behaved child.
POSITIVE ACTIVITIES: OUTDOOR ADVENTURES,BUSHCRAFT, ANIMALS, ZOO’S, FARMS, GARDENING, WALKS IN FOREST TYPE LOCATIONS & NATURE, FISHING, COOKING, COMPUTERS ALONG OTHER INTERESTS.
ARE YOU THE IDEAL PERSON TO BE A PA & WORK EVENINGS OR WEEKENDS? Supporting my son in gaining Life Skills & Confidence out in the community.
4 HOURS WEEKLY @ £9.18 PER HOUR
BASE: IN OUR HOME & OUTDOORS (LS11)
ACCOUNTABILITY – AS THE EMPLOYER THE PA WILL BE ACCOUNTABLE & DIRECTED BY ME. THE SESSION PLAN WILL BE PROVIDED BY ME & ALL SUPPORT/CHANGES MUST BE AGREED FIRST. EXPERIENCE OF WORKING WITH CHILDREN WITH AUTISM IS ESSENTIAL. ACTIVE LISTENING SKILLS AS HE NEEDS TO FEEL LISTENED TO & SAFE.