Contract Type: Permanent - Part Time
Closing Date: 27 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: 16 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 a Personal Assistant to join an existing team to support a gentleman living in Craigmillar, Edinburgh.
The position is for 16 hours per week on a rolling rota made by the team. The shifts can be mornings, daytime or around tea time.
The shift times are:
About this opportunity
"I am man in my 60's who needs support with my morning routine and a couple of longer days a week. I love my birds who like sitting on my shoulder. I enjoy baking and chatting with my staff.
My shift patterns are during the day to support me to take part in activities I like. I like to use the hours I have productively but need a stable team around me so that I can meet my outcomes that I set myself going forward in my life to the best of my ability with my teams support."
If you would like an informal chat about this vacancy please contact Leigh.Hunter@thistle.org.uk
Job ref: TC211
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.