Contract Type: Permanent - Part Time
Closing Date: 01 November 2021
Salary: Starting salary £10 per hour (£20,280 per annum (FTE)) rising to £10.50 per hour (£21,294.00 (FTE)) plus generous benefits package, including a £500 welcome payment
Specific Hours: 15 - 20 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).
We have a vacancy for a new female* team member to join the team of PAs that support a lady who lives in Craigmillar, Edinburgh. This position is for 15-20 hours per week.
These are the current shift patterns. These may change as the support package is being reviewed. Support is provided 7 days a week.
*Exemption under Equality Act 2010
About this opportunity
She is a sociable person and has a cheeky personality. She’s 66 years old who is a wheelchair user with Cerebral Palsy.
She enjoys listening to music, knitting and going out and about however does like her own space from time to time.
She is looking for someone who is a good communicator, listener and able to support her in her activities.
If you would like an informal chat about this vacancy please contact Leigh.Hunter@thistle.org.uk
Job ref: JR211
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.