Contract Type: Fixed Term
Closing Date: 29 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: 20 Hours Per Week + Sleepovers
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).
Would you like to be part of a small team supporting a lady in the Craigmillar, Edinburgh area live her day to day life?
We are looking for a female* Personal Assistant to join the team on a 20 hours per week basis as well as sleepovers. This position is for maternity cover.
*Exemption under Equality Act 2010
About this opportunity
The Personal Assistant should be enthusiastic, fun, with a good sense of humour, a team player, flexible and have good communication skills.
She loves to people watch, have a laugh, and enjoys drives in her car, so it would be an advantage (but not essential) if you could drive.
We are a small team of women working towards being a Self Organised Team. Full training will be given for this.
Thistle has a good reputation for being at the heart of person centeredness and you will receive excellent training as part of your induction and on an ongoing basis.
If this sounds interesting to you, then we would love to hear from you.
If you would like an informal chat about this vacancy please contact Sophie.Dolan@thistle.org.uk or Denise Lees on 07707283792
Job ref: IG211
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.