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Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Aberdeen
Hours of Work: 10-12 hrs a week
Salary or Hourly Rate: Approx £14 per hr dependent on experience
Additional information: Hours worked over 2 days, to be arranged with employer.
Experience Required: Experience supporting people with learning disabilities and car user preferred.
Closing date for applications: 15th September 2021

This role requires you to support an adult female with learning difficulties. The supported person has a friendly personality and is easy to get on with. She is interested in music, art, and walks. She goes horse riding and has a job (one hour/week) in a charity shop. Her daily outings include social and therapeutic activities.The support worker should share the interests with the supported person and helping her towards independence.

You will be required to use your own initiative to use the allocated time meaningfully. A calm and quiet approach in this post is essential.

Experience working with LD people preferred.

Car user is desired, with a clean driving licence, but suitability for this post is of the most importance.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/WA/073
Location of work: Cardenden, Fife
Hours of Work: 3.5 hours per week; 3/4 of an hour at 9am, Mon, Wed & Sat Flexibility is required.
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: This role requires an enhanced check through PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) Clean drivers license is desirable. Applicants are advised that this role will be carried out in a non-smoking environment.
Experience Required: Previous experience of working within the care sector and a knowledge of providing personal care is advantageous.
Closing date for applications: Monday 16th August

This role will require you to assist a 67-year old man with Parkinsons disease, to live independently in his own home assisting with personal care, taking medication and accessing snacks/beveradges. Therefore, confidentiality and respect for privacy and daily routine is of the utmost importance.

Our client is/was a black belt third dan in Judo, so he still loves watching it on TV. He enjoys a good cuppa and has a collection of novelty tea pots. He is a good listener. His Parkinsons affects his mobility and speech.

Applicants must have a caring attitude, be reliable with a positive and flexible approach to work.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/NC/072
Location of work: Gauldry, Newport-On-Tay
Hours of Work: 3 hours per week: Weekends (Sat & Sun) 30m (am) 9:00-9:30am; 30m (lunch) 12noon-12:30; 30m (tea) 5:00-5:30pm Flexibility is required.
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: This role requires an enhanced check through PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) Clean drivers license/ access to vehicle, is essential. Applicants are advised that this role will be carried out in a non-smoking environment.
Experience Required: Previous experience of working within the care sector and a knowledge of providing personal care is advantageous.
Closing date for applications: Monday 16th August

This role will require you to assist a lady in her 80’s to live independently in her own home assisting with personal care, taking medication, preparing meals, domestic cleaning duties, attending appointments, social activities and outings. Therefore, confidentiality and respect for privacy and daily routine is of the utmost importance.

I would like someone who is outgoing, friendly personality, a positive outlook and easily approachable. I enjoy meeting people and am very family orientated. I have two grown-up children: a son and daughter and two grandsons. I enjoy crime dramas, nature programmes eg Springwatch and watching the news. I also enjoy puzzle books and embroidery occasionally. Applicants must have a caring attitude, be reliable with a positive and flexible approach to work.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/IR/071
Location of work: Cupar, Fife
Hours of Work: 35 nights per year (5 weeks) / 8 hour shift. x7 nights a week Hours of overnight: sleeping/waking night eg 10:30pm – 6:30am or 11pm-7am. Flexibility is required. Hours negotiable with the Employer.
Salary or Hourly Rate: £90.08 per night shift (8hrs)
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: Previous experience of working within the care sector and a knowledge of providing personal care.
Experience Required: This role requires an enhanced check through PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups), Non-smoking environment. Clean driving licence.
Closing date for applications: Friday 23 July 2021

You will be required to assist a 72 year old man, who has suffered a stroke and has no speech. Your role will be to support overnight: sleeping/waking night. Applicants must have a caring attitude, be reliable with a positive and flexible approach to work. Hours negotiable with the Employer.

A good work ethic is key. You should have an outgoing, friendly personality, a positive outlook and a good sense of humour.

I have a love of music, drawing, writing reading, going out and about; socialising and exercising. Applicants are advised that this role will be carried out in a non-smoking environment.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: West Kilbride Area
Hours of Work: 9 hours per week
Salary or Hourly Rate: £13 per hour
Additional information: Monday, Wednesday & Friday 1pm - 4pm
Experience Required: Driving essential (due to the location – no transport is required for the patient). Experience preferred but mainly need to be reliable with a caring and positive attitude.

9 hours per week / £13 per hour

Working hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 1 – 4pm

Personal care assistant for an 84-year-old male with Alzheimer's and very limited mobility.   We're looking for someone to provide three hours of respite three times a week for the main carer.  Responsibilities primarily include company and supervision, minimal personal care but can be required, and light housework.

Job title: Personal Assistants x 2 Posts
Job reference: SDS/BD/069
Location of work: Cowdenbeath, Fife
Hours of Work: 11 hours per week
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: The hours involved will be mornings before school and 2/3 evenings per week.
Experience Required: Previous experience of working within a support/care background and with adult/children with additional support needs and be non-smokers. Applicants should ideally hold a clean driver’s licence.
Closing date for applications: 16th August

Two Personal Assistants required to work in a busy family home to provide care and support to a non-verbal teenage girl with complex additional support needs. I like singing, engaging with people 1:1 and Justin Fletcher something special music is a favourite.

Duties to include the provision of all personal care to the client including showering, drying, dressing and she will be hoisting our client into her bed/chair as client is in a wheelchair. Taking client to social activities when required.

Applicants must have a caring attitude, be reliable with a positive and flexible approach to work.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/IR/070
Location of work: Cupar, Fife
Hours of Work: 18 hours per week (job-share considered)
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: This role requires an enhanced check through PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups)
Experience Required: Previous experience of working with people with disabilities/care sector is desirable. Flexibility is required. Clean UK Driving licence Working in a non-smoking environment
Closing date for applications: Friday 23rd July

You will be required to assist a 72 year old man, who has suffered a stroke and has no speech. Your role will be to increase his social opportunities and build his independence through outings.

A good work ethic is key. You should have an outgoing, friendly personality, a positive outlook and a good sense of humour.

I have a love of music, drawing, writing reading, going out and about; socialising and exercising. Applicants are advised that this role will be carried out in a non-smoking environment.

Job title: Personal Assistant (1x F/T or 2 x P/T)
Location of work: Inverclyde Area
Hours of Work: Between 12 and 42 hours available per week (flexible)
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.00
Additional information: Applicants should be vaccinated or willing to be
Experience Required: Drivers Licence is desirable

Two part-time or one full time Personal Assistant required to support a 60 year old lady with MS to live independently at home.

Main responsibilities include light housework, companionship, assisting during outings, help her to stay organised and basic food preparation

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/LMcC/067
Location of work: Glenrothes
Hours of Work: 29 hours per week: 9am-1pm, Monday to Friday
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: This role requires an enhanced check through PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) Clean drivers license/ access to vehicle, is essential. Applicants are advised that this role will be carried out in a non-smoking environment. The care is currently 1:1, and manual handling experience is desirable.
Experience Required: Previous experience of working within the care sector and a knowledge of providing personal care is advantageous.
Closing date for applications: 16th August

You will be required to assist an 100 year old woman, with Multiple System Atrophy - Atypical Parkinsons which affects voice and mobility, to live independently in her own home assisting with personal care, some companionship needs, going to the shops, as well as some general housekeeping.

I enjoy watching TV and movies, including comedies, true crime and thrillers. She enjoys playing games on her iPad, occasionally playing board games such as Scrabble, and spending time with my family. I would like someone who is outgoing, friendly personality, a positive outlook and easily approachable. It is very important to me that the person is kind. Professionally, care experience would be advantageous, but is not absolutely necessary as long as the person fits. Applicants must have a caring attitude, be reliable with a positive and flexible approach to work. As the duties require flexibility.

Job title: Personal Assistant (job-share considered) Relief PA Worker
Job reference: SDS/KC/059
Location of work: Rosyth, Fife
Hours of Work: Personal Assistant (job-share considered) and Relief PA worker. 14 hours per week dedicated to Personal care tasks to be worked flexibly Monday to Sun Morn times to be discussed. Hours may vary. 17 hours per week dedicated to supporting social and emotional needs. NB Flexibility required as may be necessary to accommodate emergency situations. Hours may vary according to activities and health conditions.
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: PVG check required
Experience Required: Previous experience of working within a support and care background and with disabled people with particular experience in mental health with emotional and behaviour management is essential. See Person Specification
Closing date for applications: 16th August

I am a 53 year old woman. You will be required to help me to live independently in my own home. I will need you to assist me in the provision of personal care and day to day activities. Flexibility is required. Confidentiality and respect for my privacy and daily routine is of importance to me. Experience in mental health conditions is essential. Non-smoker.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/AT/066
Location of work: Dunfermline
Hours of Work: One-hour block introduction visits after school to begin with and over time building up to 6 hours per week, weekdays or weekends. The working pattern may be negotiable with the ideal candidate.
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: Work will be carried out in a non-smoking environment Car driver essential.
Experience Required: PVG check will be done
Closing date for applications: Friday 16th July

A Personal Assistant is sought to provide support to an 11 year old boy, with autism, learning disabilities and complex needs. She will have experience and understanding of supporting individuals with autism and experience of emotional and behavioural support, would be advantageous

Supporting him to do activities (social and educational) at home, after school, to supporting him to access groups and activities in his community once a trusting relationship is established. Our client enjoys sport activities.

Job title: Personal Assistant (Female)
Location of work: Salsburgh, North Lanarkshire
Hours of Work: 15 hours per week (over 3 days)
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Additional information: Driver Required

Personal Assistant required for young woman.

To promote independence and help her to take control of her own choices. Driving required and would need to have moving and handling training.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Renfrewshire
Hours of Work: 20 hours (possibly more)
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10 per hour
Contract type: Permanent subject to probationary period
Additional information: Have a full, clean, UK driving license. Be a careful, confident driver. Be flexible with hours. Be a non smoker. Be happy to help with pets. Have a strong understanding of confidentiality.
Experience Required: Previous experience of one on one care preferred but not essential Be able to follow instructions Good health, stamina 5 years no claims bonus on car insurance

Personal Assistant required by a female wheelchair user. The work will be based in Renfrewshire. Please read requirements carefully before applying.

All applicants MUST have a full clean uk driver's license and be a careful, confident driver. This job requires you to regularly drive a wheelchair accessible van. (For insurance purposes you should ideally have five years no claims).
 
I am looking for a Personal Assistant to help me with everyday activities to maintain my independence. From personal care, hoisting, and dressing to shopping, cooking, cleaning and help with looking after pets. I have a cat and a small dog.I like to remain as active as my health allows so assisting me on social outings and with activities is also important. 

Experience of a similar 'one on one' caring role is advantageous, but not necessary. It's more important that the applicant be happy to follow instructions, willing to learn, be flexible with hours and be a good 'fit'.

On the job training will be given in the form of shadow shifts and ongoing instruction. The work also requires some stamina and physical capability. Flexibility regarding hours of work is a strong requirement.
 
Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Dunoon
Hours of Work: 9:30am – 6:30pm Friday, Saturday, Sunday. (Job sharing would be considered)
Salary or Hourly Rate: TBC
Experience Required: Previous care experience preferred

Experienced carer/personal assistant (preferably self-employed)  to work 9:30am – 6:30pm Friday, Saturday, Sunday.  (Job sharing would be considered)

You will be helping a gentleman in his own home, providing  care , company and support.

Job title: Re-advertisement - Personal Assistants Required *Urgent*
Job reference: SDS/EOG/065
Location of work: Leslie, Fife
Hours of Work: Job-share x2 posts (7.5hr – holidays, 7 days a week/7 weeks) and Job-share x 2 posts, (5.75hr (5 3/4hrs)) – term time,7 days a week. Care is required w/b 24 June 2021
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Contract type: Temporary with a view to becoming Permanent
Additional information: A clean driver’s license is desirable, working in a non-smoking environment. Experience with other special needs adults/children. Experience of manual handling hoists and slings is advantageous
Experience Required: PVG check is required
Closing date for applications: 16th August 2021 As we are looking to recruit urgently we request you forward your application asap.

Personal Assistant sought to provide support with all aspects of personal care to a 15 year old female with Cerebral palsy, learning disabilities and a wheelchair user.  I enjoy Peppa pig, tech and music, cooking and am a very sociable and outgoing person.

Duties to include support weekdays Mon-Fri in the morning to get her ready for being picked up for school, and getting her in the shower/bath ready for bed. On the weekends in the morning, afternoon and evening as outlined above.  This will change during school holidays to x3 visits per day, 7 days a week.

Job title: Personal Assistants
Job reference: TP/MP
Location of work: Barrhead, Glasgow
Hours of Work: Hours of work: 8 – 9pm 12 – 1pm 5 – 6pm Cover is required for 7 days per week therefore 2 workers are required.
Salary or Hourly Rate: £12 per hour
Experience Required: While experience of mental health illnesses would be beneficial, it is more important that the candidate have an understanding and empathetic nature. The candidate must be flexible and reliable.

Description of role:           

PA required to support older lady who struggles with episodes of poor mental health. Support is required to assist her during periods of ill health to help maintain daily living routines, to ensure her safety and promote overall wellbeing.

Main duties will include:

Preparing meals, prompting and assisting with personal care tasks and administering medication. Emotional support in way of reassurance and encouragement are equally important.

Get in touch

01563 522551 info@panetworkscotland.org.uk

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