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.

Skills/experience:

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.

Hours of work: 

8 – 9pm

12 – 1pm

5 – 6pm

Cover is required for 7 days per week therefore 2 workers are required.

While three visits per day are required, there can be flexibility in the times of these visits to accommodate suitable candidate.

There will be weeks when you will be required to work less than 3 hours per day however; contractual hours will continue to be paid.

Rate of pay:  per hour/week

£12 per hour __________________________________________________________________________

A current PVG, proof of Right to Work in UK and references are required.

Please call Tracy Plunkett 0141 638 2525 for an informal discussion prior to application.

Schedule 9 Part 1 (1)(1)(a) of the Equality Act 2010 applies to this post.