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Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Aberdeen
Hours of Work: 10-12 hrs a week
Salary or Hourly Rate: Approx £14 per hr dependent on experience
Additional information: Hours worked over 2 days, to be arranged with employer.
Experience Required: Experience supporting people with learning disabilities and car user preferred.
Closing date for applications: 15th September 2021

This role requires you to support an adult female with learning difficulties. The supported person has a friendly personality and is easy to get on with. She is interested in music, art, and walks. She goes horse riding and has a job (one hour/week) in a charity shop. Her daily outings include social and therapeutic activities.The support worker should share the interests with the supported person and helping her towards independence.

You will be required to use your own initiative to use the allocated time meaningfully. A calm and quiet approach in this post is essential.

Experience working with LD people preferred.

Car user is desired, with a clean driving licence, but suitability for this post is of the most importance.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/NC/072
Location of work: Gauldry, Newport-On-Tay
Hours of Work: 3 hours per week: Weekends (Sat & Sun) 30m (am) 9:00-9:30am; 30m (lunch) 12noon-12:30; 30m (tea) 5:00-5:30pm Flexibility is required.
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: This role requires an enhanced check through PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups) Clean drivers license/ access to vehicle, is essential. Applicants are advised that this role will be carried out in a non-smoking environment.
Experience Required: Previous experience of working within the care sector and a knowledge of providing personal care is advantageous.
Closing date for applications: 27th September 2021

This role will require you to assist a lady in her 80’s to live independently in her own home assisting with personal care, taking medication, preparing meals, domestic cleaning duties, attending appointments, social activities and outings. Therefore, confidentiality and respect for privacy and daily routine is of the utmost importance.

I would like someone who is outgoing, friendly personality, a positive outlook and easily approachable. I enjoy meeting people and am very family orientated. I have two grown-up children: a son and daughter and two grandsons. I enjoy crime dramas, nature programmes eg Springwatch and watching the news. I also enjoy puzzle books and embroidery occasionally. Applicants must have a caring attitude, be reliable with a positive and flexible approach to work.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: West Kilbride Area
Hours of Work: 9 hours per week
Salary or Hourly Rate: £13 per hour
Additional information: Monday, Wednesday & Friday 1pm - 4pm
Experience Required: Driving essential (due to the location – no transport is required for the patient). Experience preferred but mainly need to be reliable with a caring and positive attitude.

9 hours per week / £13 per hour

Working hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday 1 – 4pm

Personal care assistant for an 84-year-old male with Alzheimer's and very limited mobility.   We're looking for someone to provide three hours of respite three times a week for the main carer.  Responsibilities primarily include company and supervision, minimal personal care but can be required, and light housework.

Job title: Personal Assistants x 2 Posts
Job reference: SDS/BD/069
Location of work: Cowdenbeath, Fife
Hours of Work: 11 hours per week
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: The morning hours would be approx 7am-8am and evening (2 hours shift) - time would vary between 5pm-6pm start depending on whether our daughter was attending out of school club that day.
Experience Required: Previous experience of working within a support/care background and with adult/children with additional support needs and be non-smokers. Applicants should ideally hold a clean driver’s licence.
Closing date for applications: Friday 10 September 2021

Two Personal Assistants required to work in a busy family home to provide care and support to a non-verbal teenage girl with complex additional support needs. I like singing, engaging with people 1:1 and Justin Fletcher something special music is a favourite.

Duties to include the provision of all personal care to the client including showering, drying, dressing and she will be hoisting our client into her bed/chair as client is in a wheelchair. Taking client to social activities when required.

Applicants must have a caring attitude, be reliable with a positive and flexible approach to work.

Job title: Personal Assistant (1x F/T or 2 x P/T)
Location of work: Inverclyde Area
Hours of Work: Between 12 and 42 hours available per week (flexible)
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10.00
Additional information: Applicants should be vaccinated or willing to be
Experience Required: Drivers Licence is desirable

Two part-time or one full time Personal Assistant required to support a 60 year old lady with MS to live independently at home.

Main responsibilities include light housework, companionship, assisting during outings, help her to stay organised and basic food preparation

Job title: Personal Assistant (Female)
Location of work: Salsburgh, North Lanarkshire
Hours of Work: 15 hours per week (over 3 days)
Salary or Hourly Rate: £9.50 per hour
Additional information: Driver Required

Personal Assistant required for young woman.

To promote independence and help her to take control of her own choices. Driving required and would need to have moving and handling training.

Job title: Personal Assistant
Location of work: Renfrewshire
Hours of Work: 20 hours (possibly more)
Salary or Hourly Rate: £10 per hour
Contract type: Permanent subject to probationary period
Additional information: Have a full, clean, UK driving license. Be a careful, confident driver. Be flexible with hours. Be a non smoker. Be happy to help with pets. Have a strong understanding of confidentiality.
Experience Required: Previous experience of one on one care preferred but not essential Be able to follow instructions Good health, stamina 5 years no claims bonus on car insurance

Personal Assistant required by a female wheelchair user. The work will be based in Renfrewshire. Please read requirements carefully before applying.

All applicants MUST have a full clean uk driver's license and be a careful, confident driver. This job requires you to regularly drive a wheelchair accessible van. (For insurance purposes you should ideally have five years no claims).
 
I am looking for a Personal Assistant to help me with everyday activities to maintain my independence. From personal care, hoisting, and dressing to shopping, cooking, cleaning and help with looking after pets. I have a cat and a small dog.I like to remain as active as my health allows so assisting me on social outings and with activities is also important. 

Experience of a similar 'one on one' caring role is advantageous, but not necessary. It's more important that the applicant be happy to follow instructions, willing to learn, be flexible with hours and be a good 'fit'.

On the job training will be given in the form of shadow shifts and ongoing instruction. The work also requires some stamina and physical capability. Flexibility regarding hours of work is a strong requirement.
 
Job title: Personal Assistant & Relief Personal Assistant
Job reference: SDS/NC/063
Location of work: Cardenden, Fife
Hours of Work: 9 hour shift. x7 nights a week We are looking to recruit an additional member of staff to compliment our existing PA on a job-share and a Relief worker. Hours of overnight/waking nights are 10:30pm – 7:30am. Relief hours per week to be worked on a rotational basis inclusive of overnight/waking nights.
Salary or Hourly Rate: £90.08 per shift (9 hours)
Contract type: Permanent
Additional information: PVG check required
Experience Required: Previous experience of working within the care sector and a knowledge of providing personal care.
Closing date for applications: Friday 10 September 2021

You will be required to assist 92 year old woman with dementia, to live independently in her own home. The role involves overnight/waking nights and will include personal care and toileting.

A good work ethic is key. You should have an outgoing, friendly personality, a positive outlook and a good sense of humour. I am very sociable d enjoys a good conversation. I have a love of all animals, especially dogs.

Applicants are advised that this role will be carried out in a non-smoking environment.

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
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
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: 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: 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: 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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