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Location: Craigmillar (SOT)

Contract Type: Permanent - Part Time

Closing Date: 24 January 2021

Overview:

We have a vacancy for female* PA to join the team that support a young woman who lives in Craigamillar for 16 hours per week.

Location: Willowbrae

Contract Type: Permanent - Part Time

Closing Date: 24 January 2021

Overview:

We are currently seeking 1 or 2 female* personal assistants to join a team of PAs who support a woman who lives in the Willowbrae area of Edinburgh with small shift patterns during the day from 2.5 hours to 4 hours.

Location: Craigmillar

Contract Type: Permanent - Part Time

Closing Date: 24 January 2021

Overview:

Would you like to make a difference in the life of a very sociable young lady who has just taken a huge step in her life? She has recently moved to a house with a garden that she has wanted for a long time and is looking for one more male or female PA who is enthusiastic, committed and will take time to understand her.

Location: Craigmillar

Contract Type: Permanent - Part Time

Closing Date: 24 January 2021

Overview:

We are recruiting for two Personal Assistants to join our Wellbeing and Support Team at Thistle Foundation Head Office.

Location: Central Edinburgh

Contract Type: Fixed Term

Closing Date: 24 January 2021

Overview:

A sociable young woman that we support requires an enthusiastic, committed female staff member to help her enjoy her life and connect with her community. This is a maternity cover post until October 2021.

Location: Craigmillar

Contract Type: Permanent - Part Time

Closing Date: 24 January 2021

Overview:

We have a vacancy for a new female team member to join the team of PAs that support a lady who lives in Craigmillar.

Location: Broomhouse

Contract Type: Permanent - Part Time

Closing Date: 24 January 2021

Overview:

We are currently looking for male or female personal assistants to become part of the team supporting a young man in his twenties.

Location: Craigmillar

Contract Type: Permanent - Part Time

Closing Date: 24 January 2021

Overview:

We are looking for a male PA to join the team of a lively young man who receives 24/7 support from Thistle. He is full of energy and life and needs someone similar to help him through his day.

Location: Leith

Contract Type: Permanent - Part Time

Closing Date: 31 January 2021

Overview:

We are looking for a PA to support a very straightforward and highly educated man who works as an engineer and needs assistance with his computer and around complex care tasks due to spinal cord injury. This is a great opportunity if you would like to become skilled at complex care duties and challenge yourself to change someone else’s life.   

Location: Craigmillar

Contract Type: Permanent - Part Time

Closing Date: 07 February 2021

Overview:

We have a vacancy for a male or female Personal Assistant to join a team of PAs who support a very busy man who lives with his beloved cat in his own home in Craigmillar.

This gentleman needs a level of assistance with everyday tasks such as shopping, cooking and housework.

Location: Craigmillar

Contract Type: Permanent - Full Time

Closing Date: 07 February 2021

Overview:

We have a full time vacancy for a male or female Personal Assistant to join the team that supports an active man who lives in his own home in Craigmillar.

Location: Craigmillar

Contract Type: Permanent - Part Time

Closing Date: 14 February 2021

Overview:

We are looking for a Personal Assistant to support a man who is proud of his appearance and of the way he looks. He is sociable but cautious and likes routines. He also loves a good chat and is approachable. For him it is very important to have good staff and takes time to trust new members of staff, although he will engage well and will try to get to know them.

Location: Leith

Contract Type: Permanent - Part Time

Closing Date: 14 February 2021

Overview:

We are a young professional couple living together in the Leith/Newhaven area of Edinburgh. We are looking for a new Personal Assistant (male or female) to join our team of dedicated PAs employed by Thistle Foundation.

Location: Craigmillar

Contract Type: Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time, Fixed Term, Pool Worker

Closing Date: 09 May 2021

Overview:

We currently have vacancies for Personal Assistants (Support Workers) to join our existing teams.

We are looking for a people to fill a variety of roles. This can include personal care, driving, and sleepovers/waking nights.

Location: Craigmillar

Contract Type: Permanent - Full Time, Permanent - Part Time

Closing Date: 21 February 2021

Overview:

A young woman in her early 30’s has recently moved into her own home in Craigmillar.

She is looking for one more member to join her team of female* personal assistants who will support her in her everyday life, 24 hours a day on a 2:1 basis. 

Location: Granton

Contract Type: Pool Worker

Closing Date: 28 February 2021

Overview:

We are looking for a fun loving female to join our organised dynamic team, to support a gorgeous bubbly mature lady, who has a learning disability and some physical disabilities, when out and about she uses a wheelchair, but at home she’s walking around with help of a walker.