Personal Assistant - Job Ref PIP-JC

Location: Irvine

Hours:     16hrs per week 

Pay:         £10.70-£11.00 p/h

Job Description

James is a young man who enjoys swimming, gardening, socialising and Dj’ing. James has additional support needs but likes to take control and requires some-one to support him in all of these activities and to help him to lead his life in the community as a valued citizen. James is looking to employ a new team member for 16 hours per week.

Personal skills

  • Reliable and trustworthy

  • Person-centred

  • Common sense approach to work

  • Able to remain calm in stressful situations

  • Flexible in terms of approach and availability for work

Skills/experience

You will work as part of a small team committed to providing the best support to James but will be expected to work in an autonomous manner. Formal qualifications in supporting vulnerable adults is not necessary, although previous experience would be beneficial. Training will be given throughout the period you are in post. Full driving license is essential.

Terms

  • 16hrs per week

  • £10.70 per hour, rising to £11 per hour after completing probationary period

  • work is planned on a 4-weekly rota.

 

The successful candidate will be required to be part of the PVG Scheme and must provide a minimum of 2 references.

 

PLEASE NOTE: Partners in Personalisation CIC support individuals to employ their own support workers directly.