Care Worker / Personal Assistant required to support a young woman in her home in Dunblane.

2 posts available to cover 26 hours total, Evening & daytime hours available

For the preservation of dignity, only female applicants will be considered (*This job has a genuine occupational requirement as per schedule 9 part 1 of the Equality Act 2010, therefore only applications from females are requested)

£10.50 Gross per hour.

Extra hours may be available to cover for holidays and other events. These hours would be worked over 6 out of seven days.

A reliable and trustworthy person able to take direct instruction is required to assist with all aspects of:

Personal Care

  • Assistance getting in and out of bed
  • Assistance with showering
  • Assistance with dressing and undressing
  • Assistance with brushing hair and teeth
  • Assistance with toileting
  • Prompting me to take my medication
  • Use of moving and handling equipment

Social Tasks

  • Support to attend organised social events
  • Support when I am shopping for pleasure
  • Support to go out for meals or coffee
  • Support to meet friends socially
  • Support to attend appointments

 

Any other duties that are relevant and pertinent to the role of carer / personal assistant.

As driving of the person’s mobility vehicle is involved, a full clean UK driving licence is essential.

Certification in moving and assisting would be desirable, but training can be provided.

Applicants must have membership of Protection Of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) or be willing to join this scheme.

To apply please send your CV, with detail of 2 references who can comment on your suitability for this post to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.