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Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Inverness
Hours of Work: 20 hrs per week
Salary or Hourly Rate: £12 per hour
Additional information: You must be patient, understanding, professional and adaptable, be able to drive and have your own vehicle.
Experience Required: Experience in this type of work is preferable.

Looking for someone to provide care and support .  You will be working with a gentleman in his own home. 

You will be prompting and encouraging him with his personal  care tasks.  Helping him to take part in activities, and going out and about with him to help him access any activities that he may be interested in.

You will also provide company to them in their home to allow their main carer to take some time out.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/HM/032
Location of work: Kirkcaldy
Hours of Work: Part Time
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour
Additional information: As the duties require flexibility the applicant should be local to the Kirkcaldy area.
Experience Required: Applicants must have a caring attitude and must be experienced with elderly and dementia care.

We are currently recruiting for a Personal Assistant to assist a 90-year-old gentleman with Dementia to support him to live independently within his own home.

You will be required to assist with the following:

Health and Wellbeing      

  • Prompting with personal care.
  • Prompting and helping with medication.
  • Assisting with dressing and undressing as required.
  • Supporting general health and wellbeing.

Domestic Tasks

  • Preparing meals to suit diet.
  • Tidying up after meals.
  • Making and changing bed.
  • Light household duties cleaning e.g. dusting, hoovering etc as required.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: near Dalbeattie, Dumfries and Galloway (DG2)
Hours of Work: 3.30 -7.30pm, 3 weekdays a week.
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour
Additional information: cover required for other carers when needed (holiday, sickness etc.). An additional afternoon 1- 4pm available. Up to 16 hours available per week.
Experience Required: 45p per mile travel during work hours. Friendly dogs very welcome too.

Daytime support needed for elderly lady in own home.

Has mid-term vascular dementia, still active but frail.

Applicant must be well experienced with elderly and dementia care.

Requirements: mainly companionship, taking for walks and trips. Some personal care, food prep. and light housework.

Must be kind and friendly, preferably with an interest in animals and the countryside.

We have a team of two but am looking for a third person to cover 3.30 -7.30pm, 3 weekdays a week.

An additional afternoon 1- 4pm available.

Up to 16 hours available per week.

Also cover required for other carers when needed (holiday, sickness etc.).

 

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Dundee
Hours of Work: 10 hours per week (Term Time)
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour
Additional information: All hours to be discussed with employer.
Experience Required: Driving is essential for this position, as well as PVG. Training and support will be provided by the young woman’s parents.

We are looking for a small team of female staff (2-3 people) to support a young woman at home and within the community. This would involve a close working relationship with her family, support when out in the community and helping her to become more independent.  She is a 20-y old young woman with autism and anxiety. The support would involve befriending her, helping with social tasks but also some personal care.

We are looking for support staff who are friendly, dependable, flexible, and adaptable in their approach.  They will need to have heightened sensitivity to the emotional well-being of a very vulnerable yet extroverted and likable young lady.

Whilst relevant experience and suitable qualifications are desirable, they are not essential, whereas a friendly personality and a caring, empathetic, and responsible approach are more important. There will be an initial probational period.

Hours during termtime are dependant upon the timetable of the college and will be discussed with the employer.

 

Job title: Personal Assistant x 2
Location of work: Dunblane
Hours of Work: 2 posts available to cover 26 hours total. evening and daytime hours available
Salary or Hourly Rate: 10.50
Additional information: Extra hours may be available to cover for holidays and other events. These hours would be worked over 6 out of seven days.
Experience Required: 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.

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

 

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/VL/033
Location of work: Glenrothes
Hours of Work: 16 hours per week. Job Share Considered
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50
Additional information: A PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) is desirable
Experience Required: Clean driving licence.
Closing date for applications: 3rd June 2022

We are currently recruiting for a Personal Assistant to assist an independent, confident lady with a great sense of humour, to live independently within her own home.

You will be required to assist with the following:

  • Provision of light domestic duties inclusive of laundry, washing dishes, ensuring that the house is clean and tidy.
  • Assisting with preparing and cooking food.
  • Attending social activities and appointments
  • Provision of companionship.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Balloch, West Dunbartonshire
Hours of Work: 10-20 Hours Per Week
Salary or Hourly Rate: £15.00 per hour
Contract type: Flexible
Additional information: Applicant must be patient, caring and compassionate.
Experience Required: Dementia Care experience is preferred. Driving License also preferred.

We are looking to recruit 1 - 2 people to join a small team in Balloch, West Dunbartonshire to assist an elderly couple specifically a woman with dementia and gentleman with mobility issues.

This position would suit a retired nurse. Applicants must be patient, caring and compassionate. We have a flexible work approach and the hours for this role are 10 - 20 per week. The hourly rate is £15.00 per hour in accordance with guidelines from the local authority.

Main duties include but not limited to:
- Companionship
- Personal care
- Helping with mobility (to stimulate and get both clients moving even once an hour)
- Light housework duties
- Preparing and cooking meals
- Running errands (e.g shopping, picking up prescriptions)

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/DE/033
Location of work: Dunfermline, Fife
Hours of Work: 6 Hours Per Week and be able to work additional hours to cover periods of sickness and annual leave (up to 33.5 hours per week, worked over 7 days).
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour
Additional information: 3 Hours – Saturday 3 Hours - Sunday
Experience Required: 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
Closing date for applications: Friday 10th June 2022

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 have a flexible approach to work and will be able to work additional hours to cover periods of sickness and annual leave (up to 33.5 hours per week, worked over 7 days).

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: Personal Assistants
Location of work: Cumbernauld
Hours of Work: 24 hr Shifts
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour
Additional information: Bank staff could be guaranteed 48 hrs every 4 weeks.
Experience Required: A person with a good sense of humour would be desirable as would experience in care but is not essential
Looking for a personal assistant and bank staff for my sister. She currently has a team of 3 Pa's and we need a 4th to join also bank staff to cover for sickness and absence. One of the bank staff could be guaranteed 48hrs every 4 weeks.
 
Client is a 52 year old women who is a wheelchair user with cerebal palsy and learning difficulties she can communicate well. we have a sds budget. 
 

 

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Stranraer area
Hours of Work: 20 hours per week. 8.30am - 10.30am over 3 days and the remaining 14 hrs would be flexible.
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50
Additional information: The young woman has a Learning Disability and is a wheelchair user. The work will include supporting the young woman on outings and with her personal care.
Experience Required: ideally someone with experience and skills to support someone with a learning disability, but the right ethos is at least as important. A driver would be preferable. Non-smoker required.

PA wanted for to assist a young woman in the Stranraer area.

The young woman has a Learning Disability and is a wheelchair user. The work will include supporting the young woman on outings and with her personal care.  Non-smoker required.

20hrs per week. 8.30am - 10.30am over 3 days and the remaining 14 hrs would be flexible.

Pay - £10.50 per hour.

Skills/Experience - ideally someone with experience and skills to support someone with a learning disability, but the right ethos is at least as important. 

Job title: Personal Assistants
Location of work: Alexandria, West Dunbartonshire
Hours of Work: Hours of Work for Personal Assistant: 24 Hours per week including sleepover. This will be on a flexible basis, dependent on needs of both employer and employee. Sleepovers are available, as are additional hours to cover absences. Bank staff will be called upon to cover absences as and when required. Bank Staff will share the same job description as the Personal Assistant.
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour, in accordance with guidelines from the local authority. Pension scheme is available.
Additional information: Additional information: Personal reference checks and appropriate PVG will be carried out for the successful candidate
Experience Required: No previous experience required: Candidate may have experience of intimate personal hygiene and support routines, although this is not essential. Training and supervision will be given by employer and his Senior.

Job title: Personal Assistant (PA)

Location of work: Alexandria, West Dunbartonshire

Elderly disabled gentleman seeks one Personal Assistant and five Bank Staff (PAs) to join a small team of four Personal Assistants

Bank staff will be called upon to cover absences as and when required.

Bank Staff will share the same job description as the Personal Assistant.

The aim of this job is to provide the assistance required by the employer to lead a full personal life and participate as an equal in the life of the community at large.

Hours of Work for Personal Assistant: 24 Hours per week including sleepover. This will be on a flexible basis, dependent on needs of both employer and employee. Sleepovers are available, as are additional hours to cover absences.

Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour, in accordance with guidelines from the local authority. Pension scheme is available.

Additional information: Personal reference checks and appropriate PVG will be carried out for the successful candidate

No previous experience required: Candidate may have experience of intimate personal hygiene and support routines, although this is not essential. Training and supervision will be given by employer and his Senior.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Bathgate (EH47)
Hours of Work: Shifts to suit
Salary or Hourly Rate: £13 per hour
Additional information: Own transport necessary. Covid vaccine free applicants welcome. PVG required – if successful, cost reimbursed.

We are looking for a support worker/enabler, non-smoker, driver to help look after disabled man near Bathgate, EH47.  Own transport necessary.  You will be working with and learning from the trained carer. 

Tasks, among other activities, will include personal care, feeding, pushing chair, gardening, assist horse riding, preparing food, reading aloud, tidying, craft.

Job title: Personal Assistant (Self-employed)
Location of work: Kilmarnock
Hours of Work: Negotiable
Salary or Hourly Rate: £12.50 - £15
Contract type: Flexible
Additional information: Candidates will require a PVG (cost will be covered by client) and insurance would be required to be registered with HMRC as self-employed.
Experience Required: No personal care required. Driving licence preferred. The ideal candidate would have a sense of humour, strong character able to speak their mind, friendly outgoing.

Self-employed personal assistant wanted in the Kilmarnock area to assist a 15 year old male who requires support to increase his independence. No personal care required. Driving licence preferred. The ideal candidate would have a sense of humour, strong character able to speak their mind, friendly outgoing. 

Should be able to be flexible with days and hours of work. Number of hours is negotiable. Pay rate between £12.50 and £15 T.B.D Candidates will require a PVG (cost will be covered by client) and insurance would be required to be registered with HMRC as self-employed. Client is looking to build a team of minimally two people who would be working within the home environment as well as outdoors.  

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Kirkgunzeon, Dumfries and Galloway (DG2).
Hours of Work: Saturday 1230-7pm, others hours will be available to the right person
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour. 45p per mile travel allowance when using car for work activities
Additional information: Must be kind and friendly, preferably with an interest in animals and the countryside.
Experience Required: Must be well experienced with caring for the elderly and dementia care.
Daytime support needed for elderly lady to allow her to live as full a life as possible whilst living within her own home. She has mid-term vascular dementia, still active but frail. Requirements are mainly companionship, taking for walks and trips, some personal care.
 
Must be kind and friendly, preferably with an interest in animals and the countryside.  The applicant must be well experienced in supporting frail elderly people and dementia care.
 
We have a team of two but are looking for a third person to cover one weekend day per week, preferably Saturday, 1230-7pm. More hours will be available for covering other carers when needed (holiday, sickness etc.).
 

Friendly dogs are very welcome too.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Gilmerton area, Edinburgh
Hours of Work: 24 Hours including 9 hour (10pm-7am) sleepover. 9am Saturday - 9am Sunday
Salary or Hourly Rate: 15 hours at £10.47 per hour plus £90.18 sleepover pay
Contract type: Permanent for the right person
Additional information: Good communication and listening skills
Experience Required: The job involves moving and assisting/use of a hoist etc. You do not have to be strong to do the job well but general good health is important.

Personal Assistant required to support and assist a young man with cerebral palsy from birth. Employer needs full assistance using hoist for all transfers.

You will be employed to help me live my life the way I choose. Getting the right assistance when I need it allows me to lead my life independently. A Personal Assistant will enable me to do this by listening to what I want and following my instructions. It is therefore vital that an employee has good communication and listening skills.

The job involves assisting me with a variety of tasks. Like most people, my day varies so it is difficult to list every task that is expected of a Personal Assistant.

After a period of familiarisation with the duties, you will be required to assist me with a variety of tasks, sometimes without close supervision. The post holder will therefore need to be able to work on their own initiative whilst at the same time be respectful of my wishes.

The job involves moving and assisting/use of a hoist etc. You do not have to be strong to do the job well but general good health is important.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Bearsden, Glasgow
Hours of Work: 24 hours Wednesday 8.00am – Thursday 8.00am
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.50 per hour
Additional information: You may be required to undertake appropriate training to enable you to carry out your tasks effectively.
Experience Required: Driver, Honest, Reliable, Punctual, Trustworthy, Flexible, Good listening skills, Good personal hygiene
Closing date for applications: Urgently required

As my Personal Assistant your job will be to provide the personal and domestic assistance I require to enable me to live my life in the way I choose.  As my Personal Assistant you must be able to respect my privacy and have an understanding of the need for confidentiality in all areas of your work.  As my Personal Assistant you must be able to handle, when required the physical skills of lifting, pushing and bending.

Personal Tasks:

The job involves all of the following, but, not to the exclusion of tasks and assistance that may develop during the period of employment.

  • assist me to wash and shower;
  • assist me with dressing and undressing as required;
  • assist me to use the toilet as and when required;assist with any other tasks involved in helping me deal with health and hygiene.

Domestic Tasks:

  • preparing and cooking meals to suit my diet;
  • tidying up after meals;
  • making and changing my bed;
  • general cleaning e.g. dusting, hoovering etc;
  • shopping - OR - assistance to go shopping.

 Other Tasks:

  •  going out for walks with me which requires you pushing my wheelchair
  • escorting me to leisure or other activities.
  • help with correspondence e.g. answering letters and making phone calls as required;
  • assisting me in my role as a parent on occasion
  • routine upkeep of equipment e.g. wheelchairs, domestic aids;
  • any other reasonable duties.

Get in touch

01563 522551 info@panetworkscotland.org.uk

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