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Job title: Companion/Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/KJ/848
Location of work: Dunfermline, Fife
Hours of Work: 30 Hours Per Week Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour
Additional information: An enhanced check through PVG (Protection of Vulnerable Groups) or willingness to undertake an enhanced check.

We are currently recruiting for a Companion/Personal Assistant to assist a 35-year-old gentleman with Asperger’s and many other conditions. You must have a sense of humour and not be easily offended. He is a very chatty person when he feels comfortable and confident in his own surroundings, however when meeting new people, he can become withdrawn, feel nervous and lack confidence.  He would like you to be able to help build upon his own personal confidence to help him to meet new people and establish relationships at his own pace without any pressure.

Because of his major depressive disorder, sometimes he can have down days, therefore you must have a patient and calm approach.  He takes time to establish trust with people so respect and honestly is very important.

Having structure and routine in his daily life is also helpful.

 

You will be required to assist our client with the following:

  • Participating in activities that he enjoys such as computing and retro gaming.
  • Accompanying him to appointments as required.
  • Accompanying him to social activities, trips, and days out.
  • Actively supporting leisure and meaningful activities both inside and

outside of his home.

  • Help him to seek out activities that Ihe can do to meet new people at his own pace.
  • To help him with everyday skills.
  • Assisting him to build his confidence to meet new people.
  • Help him establish new friends and relationships with people.
  • Support him with his own choices and decisions.
  • Helping him to build upon and develop skills.
  • Ensuring his safety and wellbeing at all times.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Lochgilphead area, Mid Argyll
Hours of Work: 3 hours per week, Saturday & Sunday. Two visits per day morning and evening
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: This role may require an enhanced check through PVG
Experience Required: Experience preferred but not essential

We are currently recruiting for a Personal Assistant for an independently minded woman in the community.

You will be required to assist with the following:

  • Light touch personal care
  • Some domestic duties
  • Companionship

Working hours will be 1 hour between 9-11am & ½ hour between 7-10.30pm.  Visit times can be flexible between these hours only.

Casual/bank or contingency support may be called on if required to attend during the week for support at similar times to the above (can be flexible and negotiated at interview stage)

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/PL/003
Location of work: Dunfermline, Fife
Hours of Work: 15 Hours Per Week Monday to Friday Evenings 8.00pm – 10.00pm Sunday’s 8.00am to 1.00pm
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: This role may require an enhanced check through PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme)
Experience Required: Previous experience of working and of providing personal care is advantageous but not essential
Closing date for applications: 1st July 2022

We are currently recruiting for a Personal Assistant to assist a young, fun loving 73-year-old gentleman with MS to support him to live independently within his own home.

You will be required to assist with the following:

  • Provision of personal care inclusive of assisting with showering, dressing and getting ready for the day and dressing for bed.
  • Provision of companionship discussing sports, current affairs and local activities.
  • Assisting with light household duties as required.

Confidentiality and respect for my privacy and daily routine is of importance to me.

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

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/PL/002
Location of work: Dunfermline, Fife
Hours of Work: 5 Hours Per Week Sunday’s 8.00am to 1.00pm
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: This role may require an enhanced check through PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme)
Experience Required: Previous experience of working and of providing personal care is advantageous but not essential
Closing date for applications: 1st July 2022

We are currently recruiting for a Personal Assistant to assist a young, fun loving 73-year-old gentleman with MS to support him to live independently within his own home.

You will be required to assist with the following:

  • Provision of personal care inclusive of assisting with showering, dressing and getting ready for the day.
  • Provision of companionship discussing sports, current affairs and local activities.
  • Assisting with light household duties as required.

Confidentiality and respect for my privacy and daily routine is of importance to me.

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

Flexibility is required as there will be a requirement to cover for other staff during periods of sickness or annual leave.

 

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/PL/001
Location of work: Dunfermline, Fife
Hours of Work: 10 Hours Per Week Monday to Friday 8.00pm – 10.00pm
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: This role may require an enhanced check through PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups Scheme)
Experience Required: Previous experience of working and of providing personal care is advantageous but not essential
Closing date for applications: 1st July 2022

We are currently recruiting for a Personal Assistant to assist a young, fun loving 73-year-old gentleman with MS to support him to live independently within his own home.

You will be required to assist with the following:

  • Provision of personal care inclusive of assisting with showering, dressing for bed.
  • Provision of companionship discussing sports, current affairs and local activities.

Confidentiality and respect for my privacy and daily routine is of importance to me.

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

Flexibility is required as there will be a requirement to cover for other staff during periods of sickness or annual leave.

 

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/HM/032/3
Location of work: Kirkcaldy
Hours of Work: Evenings – Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Salary or Hourly Rate: £11 per hour
Additional information: A PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) is desirable.
Experience Required: Clean driving licence.
Closing date for applications: 1st July 2022

We are currently recruiting for a Personal Assistant to assist a gentleman to live independently within his own home.

You will be required to assist with the following:

  • Prompting with personal care to promote health and wellbeing.
  • Preparation of meals.
  • Light household duties as required.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/HM/032/2
Location of work: Kirkcaldy
Hours of Work: Mornings – Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Salary or Hourly Rate: £11 per hour
Experience Required: A PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) is desirable.
Closing date for applications: 1st July 2022

We are currently recruiting for a Personal Assistant to assist a gentleman to live independently within his own home.

You will be required to assist with the following:

  • Prompting with personal care to promote health and wellbeing.
  • Preparation of meals.
  • Light household duties as required.

 

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/HM/032/1
Location of work: Kirkcaldy
Hours of Work: Varied and Negotiable Mornings – Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday Evenings – Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Salary or Hourly Rate: £11 per hour
Experience Required: A PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) is desirable.
Closing date for applications: 1st July 2022

We are currently recruiting for a Personal Assistant to assist a gentleman to live independently within his own home.

You will be required to assist with the following:

  • Prompting with personal care to promote health and wellbeing.
  • Preparation of meals.
  • Light household duties as required.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/DE/033
Location of work: Dunfermline, Fife
Hours of Work: 5½ Hours – Saturday 5½ Hours - Sunday
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour
Additional information: Applicants must have a caring attitude, be reliable with a positive and flexible approach to work.
Experience Required: . As the duties require flexibility the applicant should be local to the Dunfermline area.
Closing date for applications: 8th July 2022

Job Role 

We are currently recruiting for a Personal Assistant to assist an easy going, fun loving 60-year-old gentleman with MS to support him to live independently within his own home.

You will be required to assist with the following:

  • Provision of personal care inclusive of assisting with showering, dressing.
  • Preparation of light meals.
  • Provision of companionship.
  • Assisting with getting ready to attend social activities such as the cinema, shopping etc.

Applicants must have a caring attitude, be reliable with a positive and flexible approach to work. As the duties require flexibility the applicant should be local to the Dunfermline area

Job title: Companion/Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/KJ/848
Location of work: St Andrews, Fife
Hours of Work: 30 Hours Per Week (Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays)
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour
Additional information: An enhanced check through PVG (Protection of Vulnerable Groups) or willingness to undertake an enhanced check.
Closing date for applications: 24 June 2022

Job Role 

We are currently recruiting for a Companion/Personal Assistant to assist a 35-year-old gentleman with Asperger’s and many other conditions. You must have a sense of humour and not be easily offended. He is a very chatty person when he feels comfortable and confident in his own surroundings, however when meeting new people, he can become withdrawn, feel nervous and lack confidence.  He would like you to be able to help build upon his own personal confidence to help him to meet new people and establish relationships at his own pace without any pressure.

Because of his major depressive disorder, sometimes he can have down days, therefore you must have a patient and calm approach.  He takes time to establish trust with people so respect and honestly is very important.

 

Having structure and routine in his daily life is also helpful.

You will be required to assist our client with the following:

  • Participating in activities that he enjoys such as computing and retro gaming.
  • Accompanying him to appointments as required.
  • Accompanying him to social activities, trips, and days out.
  • Actively supporting leisure and meaningful activities both inside and outside of his home.
  • Help him to seek out activities that Ihe can do to meet new people at his own pace.
  • To help him with everyday skills.
  • Assisting him to build his confidence to meet new people.
  • Help him establish new friends and relationships with people.
  • Support him with his own choices and decisions.
  • Helping him to build upon and develop skills.
  • Ensuring his safety and wellbeing at all times.

Job title: Personal Assistant - Self-Employed
Location of work: Isle of Skye
Hours of Work: Live in post 1 week on/1 week off
Salary or Hourly Rate: £900 per week plus £50 towards travel costs
Additional information: Driving licence with own transport due to the location is essential
Experience Required: Preferably some experience of live in care, some experience of Parkinson's would be good, but not essential.

Lady in her late 60's is looking for a live in carer to join with her current carer.

She is looking for a live in carer to cover 1 week on/1week off (rolling rota)

Please note the accommodation is only available to the carer on shift.

Duties:  Assist her to live as independent as possible and help her with her mobility.  Meal preparation/cooking, maintaining housework, dressing/undressing, personal care and support to engage in appointments & social life.  Sometimes this might be helping her with eating and/or drinking and moving/handling (on her very bad days) 

You must be 

100% reliable 

Self employed

Hold current DBS & carers insurance

Have a driving licence and due to location have own transport to/from location, but access to a car is available for trips out, but you must be over 25 for insurance

Able to provide 2 references

Preferably some experience of live in care, some experience of Parkinson's would be good, but not essential.

Kind, patient and have a good sense of humour

Her mobility can really vary from using a Sara Stedy, zimmer or a stick.

Job title: Personal Assistant - Self-Employed
Location of work: Isle of Skye
Hours of Work: Live in post 1 week on/1 week off
Salary or Hourly Rate: £900 per week plus £50 towards travel costs
Additional information: Driving licence with own transport due to the location is essential
Experience Required: Preferably some experience of live in care, some experience of Parkinson's would be good, but not essential.

Lady in her late 60's is looking for a live in carer to join with her current carer.

She is looking for a live in carer to cover 1 week on/1week off (rolling rota)

Please note the accommodation is only available to the carer on shift.

Duties:  Assist her to live as independent as possible and help her with her mobility.  Meal preparation/cooking, maintaining housework, dressing/undressing, personal care and support to engage in appointments & social life.  Sometimes this might be helping her with eating and/or drinking and moving/handling (on her very bad days) 

You must be 

100% reliable 

Self employed

Hold current DBS & carers insurance

Have a driving licence and due to location have own transport to/from location, but access to a car is available for trips out, but you must be over 25 for insurance

Able to provide 2 references

Preferably some experience of live in care, some experience of Parkinson's would be good, but not essential.

Kind, patient and have a good sense of humour

Her mobility can really vari from using a sara stready, zimmer or a stick.

Job title: Carer/Personal Assistant
Location of work: Lochgilphead
Hours of Work: Flexible to suit the right candidate
Salary or Hourly Rate: £11 - £12 per hour depending on experience
Experience Required: Friendly, patient, kind and adaptable

I am looking for experienced  part-time carers to support someone in their own home with their personal care.  We can discuss days and hours to suit anyone who is interested.

The rate of pay will be between £11.00 -£12.00 per hour depending on experience.

Applications are also welcome from self –employed carers.

It is important that you are friendly, patient, kind and adaptable, with a commitment to supporting people in their own home

Job title: Personal Assistants
Location of work: Craigmillar, Edinburgh
Hours of Work: Flexible Full time and part time opportunities
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.02 per hour and £85 per sleepover shift (these rates are due to increase shortly)
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: Sociable, Approachable, Friendly and professional applicants required
Experience Required: No qualifications or care experience required. I am a unique case with a rare condition and full training will be provided

Looking for personal assistants to help look after me, a 35 year old, with my disabilities and to help aid me with my 12 year old daughter if required. 

Duties will include socialising, appointments, shopping, cooking, paperwork and housework. Everyday can be varied and different in terms of my needs and capabilities.

I am based in the Craigmillar area of Edinburgh. 

Part time and full time considered.

We have various shift times available but we urgently require most help with sleepovers and weekends.

Immediate starts available.

Must be PVG checked for adults & children, or willing to be checked (we can help with this). 

Driver with own car is an advantage but not needed.

Job title: Personal Assistant - Part-time
Location of work: North east edge of Dundee
Hours of Work: Variable part time hours . ( Approx 4-6 hours per week school term time) but more in summer holidays and when covering for other members of staff.
Salary or Hourly Rate: £14.25 per hour and mileage of 50p per mile for work travel
Contract type: Temporary July - October but may become permanent for the right person
Additional information: Vehicle driving licence required with min 1 year post qualified driving experience is highly desirable. PVG check required. References are required.
Experience Required: Previous experience of working with children or adults with complex needs is desired. Knowledge and understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorder and ADHD is essential. Ability to work as part of a team is essential.

Temporary post July - October but may become permanent for the right person

The role involves supporting myself (their mother) in the family home at times with both children or one child present , or working with one child without my support or the support of another PA. Both children require 1:1 adult support in the community and so when taking the children outside the home together, one PA is assigned to support each child.

Our home is located in the north east edge of Dundee. 

Rate of pay - £14.25 per hour

Mileage reimbursement for any car usage for work - 50p per mile. 

Holiday Pay- statutory Holiday hours are paid. 

Candidate Requirements -

Previous experience of working with children or adults with complex needs is desired. 

Knowledge and understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorder and ADHD is essential. 

Ability to work as part of a team is essential. 

Interest in working with children and adolescents with complex needs / learning difficulties is essential. 

Flexible approach to work is essential. 

Flexible availability is essential. 

Kind, supportive, nurturing approach to dealing with children / adolescents is essential . 

Reliability and honesty as personal attributes are essential. 

Vehicle driving licence required with min 1 year post qualified driving experience is highly desirable. 

PVG check required. 

References are required. 

As the work requires personal care - Male candidates will be considered only working individually with my son (age 15). However some work would involve going out as a group with another personal assistant and my daughter (age 10) and interaction and supervision of both children would be appropriate at these times. Female candidates would be considered working individually with both children. 

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Airdrie
Hours of Work: 2-3 shifts between July 1st-July 8th, shifts start at 12am till 10am following morning
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour
Experience Required: Applicants must have a caring attitude, be reliable with a positive and flexible approach to work. Patience and friendliness would be ideal in supporting our client.

We are currently looking to recruit a Personal Assistant to cover short term holiday leave, the successful applicant would be responsible for supporting a 41 year old Autistic gentleman from his own home in Airdrie.

Domestic Tasks

  • Preparing meals.
  • Tidying up after meals.
  • Making and changing bed.
  • Light household duties cleaning e.g. dusting, hoovering etc as required.
  • Prompting client to carry out his housework tasks

Get in touch

01563 522551 info@panetworkscotland.org.uk

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