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Job title: Personal Assistants x 2 *URGENT* Relief/Casual worker
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: This role requires an enhanced check through PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups)
Experience Required: 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. (although training will be given)
Closing date for applications: Friday 18 June 2021 As we are looking to recruit urgently before 24 June 2021, 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.

Holidays - with effect from 25th June

MON - SUN 8am or 8.30 am 30 or 60 minutes

MON-SUN 2.30pm 30 minutes

MON-SUN 7.30 or 8pm 30 or 60 minutes

1 hour in morning for shower or 30 mins in evening for a tuck

1 hour in evening for shower/night tuck or 30 mins in evening

School / term time

MON-FRI 7am 30 minutes

SAT-SUN 8.30am 1 hour

SAT-SUN 2.30pm 30 minutes

MON-THU 7pm or 7.30pm 1 hour

SUN FRI-SAT 7pm or 8pm tuck

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: 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.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/KC/059
Location of work: Rosyth, Fife
Hours of Work: 14 hours personal care tasks, 17 hours per week dedicated to supporting social and emotional needs.
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: 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
Experience Required: A full clean driving licence is essential. Non-smoker.
Closing date for applications: Friday 18th June

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
Location of work: Aberdeen
Hours of Work: Hours would be weekend 8-1pm and evenings would be 8.30pm-9.30/10pm
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: FEMALE only carer (under the quality act 2010), at least one years experience to help support a young woman at home during the weekend or every 2nd weekend and also a couple of nights during the week
Experience Required: Experience of hoisting with a gantry hoist.(tracking hoist)

I am looking for a FEMALE only carer (under the quality act 2010) with at least one years experience to help support a young woman at home during the weekend or every 2nd weekend and also a couple of nights during the week . Duties include at weekends -

Personnel care - washing, dressing and continence care etc., administering medication, meal preparation assistance required at times, moving and handling in bed and experience hoisting with a gantry hoist (tracking hoist) would be preferred.

Some small household duties might be needed and a driving licence essential.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/NA/062
Location of work: Glenrothes, Fife
Hours of Work: 10.25 hours per week – approx 1.5 hours per day. Hours may vary and can be flexible
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: Previous experience of working within a support and care background and with disabled people with particular experience in mental health
Experience Required: A full clean driving licence is desirable but not essential. Applicants should be a non-smoker. Flexibility is required. Enhanced PVG check
Closing date for applications: Friday 18th June

I am a 63 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 including washing and dressing inclusive of miscellaneous day to day activities. Support with light household duties (cooking, cleaning etc).

Patience and a genuine caring nature alongside experience and understanding of supporting individuals with mental as well as physical healthcare needs would be advantageous.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Giffnock, Glasgow
Hours of Work: 30 hours a week and will include day and evening shifts Monday – Sunday
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50/Hour
Additional information: To assist with a variety of tasks which will support the employer to live an independent personal and social life
Experience Required: Essential that applicants are drivers with clean and valid driving license. Applicants either must have a valid PVG or be able to obtain one if appointed

Job title: Personal Assistant (PA)

Part time: (30 hours)

Reporting to: Person being supported

Location: Giffnock based. Will include central belt travel.

Nature of the job role: To assist with a variety of tasks which will support the employer to live an independent personal and social life. Providing overnight support in employer’s own home. Job role may include travel and overnight supports based away from East Renfrewshire and potentially abroad.

Job title: PA/Support Worker
Job reference: KT/CW/SW2021
Location of work: Dundee
Hours of Work: 16-20 hours per week, with occasional additional hour and sleep over support
Salary or Hourly Rate: £12 per hour; £95.92 per sleep-in shift; double time on bank holidays
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: We are seeking a proactive and enthusiastic individual to support a young man with cognitive support needs in Dundee.
Experience Required: Full Driving Licence, Confidence using a smart phone and being with the family dog, Flexible and work well under pressure

We are seeking a proactive and enthusiastic individual to support a young man with cognitive support needs in Dundee.

You will support him on a one to one basis within an established Multidisciplinary team supporting his independence and engagement in activities. Condition specific training and supervision will be provided. The role requires overnight support from time to time, approximately once a month, and may involve travel away from Dundee.

The role requires flexibility and good teamwork skills to support the client’s independence and interests. Previous experience in care is not essential provided you have a positive attitude to learning and supporting the client in a person centred way.

Job title: Support Worker
Job reference: KT/PW/SW2021
Location of work: Edinburgh
Hours of Work: 1-2 x 24 hour shifts per week (flexibility required, shifts to be discussed)
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.72 per hour (weekdays); £12.86 per hour (weekends); £82.48 per sleep-in shift; double time on bank holidays
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: We are seeking an adaptable and dedicated individual to support a young man with cerebral palsy in Edinburgh.
Experience Required: Full Driving Licence and the ability to travel, Good communication and ability to take direction from the client, Flexible and work well under pressure

We are seeking an adaptable and dedicated individual to support a young man with cerebral palsy in Edinburgh.

You will support him on a one to one basis within an established team supporting his independence and engagement in professional sports. Training and supervision will be given. The role requires travel, within the UK and Internationally at times working for long periods whilst away from home.

The role requires flexibility and good teamwork skills to support the client’s schedule and interests. Previous experience in care is not essential provided you have a positive attitude to learning and supporting the client in a person centred way.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Duffus (near Elgin), Moray
Hours of Work: Either 4 hour mornings or 2 hour evenings
Salary or Hourly Rate: £12 per hour
Additional information: Part time carer needed for daily short shifts in idyllic country mansion.
Experience Required: Experience preferred but not necessary. PVG check and certificates also welcomed.

Part time carer needed for daily short shifts in idyllic country mansion. The placement is located in Duffus near Elgin, Moray. 

 
Shifts include either 4 hour morning shifts or 2 hour evening shifts. 
 
Responsibilities include cooking cleaning, personal hygiene care, moving individual from wheelchair to bed. Giving medication. 
 
Experience preferred but not necessary. 

PVG check and certificates also welcomed. 

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Kirkgunzeon, Dumfries and Galloway.
Hours of Work: 1 hour per day, 4 days per week
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Additional information: Must have had full covid vaccination.
Personal Assistant required - Kirkgunzeon, Dumfries and Galloway.
 
Care support required for elderly lady with vascular dementia, approximately 1 hour per visit, 4 days in the week.
Additional companionship may be included.
Experience and a friendly, companionable manner essential. 
Also to have had full covid vaccination.
£9.50 per hour.
 
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Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Newton Mearns, Glasgow
Hours of Work: Term time only Monday/Wednesday/ Thursday 8:15-4:15pm
Salary or Hourly Rate: TBC
Additional information: To assist with a variety of tasks which will support a young woman with autism and diabetes to attend college and link with social opportunities.
Experience Required: Experience working with young adults, Effective communicator, PVG check required

Reporting to                                   RG (Mother)

Please email CV and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The successful applicant will require a current PVG, proof of Right to Work in UK and references.

Nature of the job role -To assist with a variety of tasks which will support a young woman with autism and diabetes to attend college and link with social opportunities. Personal care prompting as and when required

Help to manage Type 1 diabetes Via insulin pump (Omnipod)

College - Assist with college activities for duration of session

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Giffnock, Glasgow
Hours of Work: 10 hours per week with scope for more (flexible)
Salary or Hourly Rate: £12 per hour
Additional information: Applicants should be able to drive and have a clean and valid driving licence
Experience Required: Experience in social care setting is preferable but not essential. Personal experience will be considered.

Nature of the Job

To assist with a variety of tasks to support a young man with cerebral palsy both at home and in the community.

Duties

To support with personal care so a male PA is required.

To support client with household duties as required.

To support client with visits to restaurants shops and day trips.

Ad Hoc Duties - Any reasonable duties that may be required on a daily basis.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Inverclyde
Hours of Work: Live in one week at a time
Salary or Hourly Rate: £600 - £800 per week depending on duties
Additional information: We are looking for a live-in carer to assist a 60 year old female with MS in her own home to work in rotation with our existing live-in carer in the Inverclyde area.
Experience Required: Desirable skills: Hoist experience, Moving and handling, Mental health awareness, Catheter care

Carer will work as a team with existing carers and family to help client live meaningfully and independently at home in a relaxed environment. Duties include personal care, assistance with meals, light housework and companionship. Carer would be responsible for feeding and caring for 2 pet cats and a good cook would be advantageous but not necessary.

Job title: Support Assistant
Location of work: Barrhead, Glasgow
Hours of Work: 3 hours per week (flexible)
Salary or Hourly Rate: To be discussed
Additional information: PA required to support 55 year old lady with Huntington’s disease to maintain an independent lifestyle.
Experience Required: Clean driving licence, car and appropriate insurance, Effective communicator, PVG check required

Description of role:         

PA required to support 55 year old lady with Huntington’s disease to maintain an independent lifestyle.

Main duties will include:

  • prompting and assisting with household tasks and cooking
  • provide social support
  • accompanying to and from identified settings

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: DS/TH/1.21
Location of work: South Glasgow
Hours of Work: 11 per week
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.00

2 x Personal Assistants required by Mum of energetic child with autism, living in the south side of Glasgow.

Get in touch

01563 522551 info@panetworkscotland.org.uk

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