Contract Type: Permanent - Part Time
Closing Date: 20 September 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: Up To 30 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 are looking for two new Personal Assistants to join an existing team supporting a gentleman living in Duddingston, Edinburgh. These positions are for up to 30 hours per week.
About this opportunity
The gentleman is on a ventilator 24 hours a day, and he also requires oxygen through a nebuliser twice a day. He is also Peg Fed through the night.
Home ventilation experience would be preferred but is not essential as full training will be provided.
Shift patterns are as follows, and done on a rota basis:
If you would like an informal chat about this vacancy please contact Jill.Donoghue@thistle.org.uk
Job ref: JS211
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.