Contract Type: Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time
Closing Date: 31 January 2022
Salary: Starting salary £10.57 per hour (£21,435.96 per annum (FTE)) rising to £11.07 per hour (£22,449.96 (FTE)) plus generous benefits package, including a £500 welcome payment
Specific Hours: Full Time & Part Time
Our Personal Assistants support people to lead full, active and socially connected lives, supporting people to achieve the things that matter to them.
Applicants should have, or be willing to work towards, a qualification meeting the standards required for registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC).
We are looking for a male* Personal Assistant to join a team supporting a gentleman who lives in the Burntisland area of Fife.
Full time and part time hours with the occasional respite (overnight) are needed for this team.
A driving license is required for this position, and there may be occasional overnight for this team.
*Exemption under Equality Act 2010
About this opportunity
We are looking for someone to join a team who work really well together and will be starting on the journey to become self -organised. They take responsibility for their own rotas and work in a very person centred way alongside this man and his family
The man you will work alongside has a varied and interesting week. He enjoys social activities, swimming, cycling, all music (gigs and discos) and being out and about with his team.
He has close family support and with the right support happy to try new activities.
We are looking for someone that is reliable and flexible and who shares these interests and wants to be part of a great team.
If you would like an informal chat about this vacancy please contact Christine.McCall@thistle.org.uk
Job ref: DMcL211
What we offer
We are committed to supporting you to develop your skills as a practitioner and creating career development opportunities. At Thistle, you will have access to sector-leading training courses and be supported to achieve your SVQ level 3 in Health & Social Care accreditation.