Looking for someone to provide 1-1 overnight support for a 21- year-old woman who is fully blind, non-verbal, cognitively disabled and has Optic Nerve Hypoplasia.

Shifts will be available twice a month, see below hrs, with hopefully holiday cover.

This position may suit someone who works school hours and is looking for some extra weekend work and holiday cover, both days/overnights. The supported person has a good sense of humour, enjoys swimming and musical films are her favourite. She has a naturally calm nature and loves being outdoors.

The role will include 1-1 support and personal care, due to this a female PA is required. Assistance with her medication and eating will be required.

Hours of work: 5:30pm Friday – 12pm Sunday, twice a month, holiday overnight cover TBC

Rate of pay: £11.50 per hour, with exception to East Renfrewshire overnight fee for 10 hours, from 10pm-8am £90

Skills/experience required (this can include personal/family experience).

Essential -

  • Driver’s license and own car 
  • 1-1 supervision and support
  • Good communicator – you will be required to link in with Sunday drop off at other PA’s or Agencies, sufficient handover required .
  • Applicant must be comfortable supporting young adult in their own home environment for weekend support. Due to her living in a two bedroom house and the other room in her house being occupied. She has been in this setting before and has responded well & positively to this environment, especially around young children and pets.
  • Someone patient, kind and easy-going

If you feel this may be the job/position for you please email - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

A current PVG, proof of Right to Work in UK, satisfactory references and proof of covid vaccine are required