Contract Type: Permanent - Part Time
Closing Date: 24 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: 23 Hours Per Week
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).
A post has become available for a female* only part time member of staff (driver not required) to support a middle-aged lady to have her best life. This position is for 23 hours per week. The lady lives in Craigmillar, Edinburgh.
The shift pattern is 10 am until 10 am the next day and this position would be for 1 shift a week on a rota basis including a sleepover between the hours of 10 pm to 7 am.
*Exemption under Equality Act 2010
About this opportunity
She loves music (a big Elvis fan), to dance, and spend time with her family who are extremely important to her.
She enjoys speaking to everyone she meets and is looking for a new female personal assistant who is creative and has good ideas of new activities to undertake to help imbed structure and routine in her life.
This role involves:
This cheerful lady loves nothing more than being outside, and it important to her that she does get out of her home every day where possible.
This lady requires a consistent approach from her team with support and structure to allow her to develop and benefit from a wide range of positive life experiences.
If you have the following attributes this could be the position for you :-
The candidate would however be required to work flexibly to cover a range of shifts at times to allow team members to take annual leave and cover shifts where necessary.
If you would like an informal chat about this vacancy please contact Leonie.deRijk@thistle.org.uk
Job ref: NOF211
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