Personal Assistant - Job Ref PIP-SNW

Location: Troon

Hours:     4-8hrs per week 

Pay:         £11.00 - £15.00 p/h

Are you patient, empathetic and have an understanding of caring for the elderly?

 

Two positions have arisen for experienced Carers/Personal Assistants to support an elderly gentleman with advanced dementia.

 

You will work closely with another Personal Assistant (in post) and the gentleman’s wife to attend to all the gentleman’s personal care needs

  • You will be expected to be able to provide a high standard of personal care

  • Work as part of a team

  • Have experience in moving and handling and using a hoist

  • Have experience in massaging joint contractures will be beneficial.  Training can be arranged.

  • Have experience in palliative care

 

When time available, assisting in the preparation of meals for the client and assisting with light housework duties.

            

If you can be flexible, additional hours and sleepovers will be available

 

First position: 4 hours per week 8am-12 noon. (4 hour shift)

 

Second position: 8 hours per week 8am-12noon. (2 x 4 hour shifts)

 

Days support required, Monday, Wednesday and Friday

 

The positions are open to Personal Assistants who are either self-employed or who will be employed by the client’s wife.

 

Hourly Rate - £15 self-employed

                           £11 employed

 

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.