Job reference: CW-SDWL

Area: West Lothian
Working pattern: Part-time
Closing date: May 24, 2024
Rate of pay: £12.70

Permanent positions, paid annual leave

We are looking for a personal assistant (PA) to provide companionship and support to a young man, Chris, 31 years old, who has a mild learning disability.

We are looking for someone who will support him with light domestic and social tasks and his current interests which include:

Video games, walking (with dog), quad biking, shopping, eating out and cinema.

The client’s dog (Sophie) is an active member of Therapets and together Chris and Sophie visit schools and care homes to provide a much needed service.

The applicant must be a driver with clean license and own vehicle.

Hours:  10-20 hours per week and the hourly rate of pay is £12.70 per hour, occasional holiday cover may also be required.

Shifts: (Flexible times)

Essential criteria: Must be reliable & trustworthy, conscientious, patient, friendly and easy-going, empathic, punctual, good communication skills and sense of humour, non-judgemental, flexible and energetic.

Note: The post is subject to successful PVG Scheme check and if you are not a member you will be asked to join before formal offer could be made. This will, of course, be paid for by the employer.

 


How to apply

To download an application pack please click here CW-SDWL Application pack April 2024, or call our recruitment line on 0131 475 2558 quoting the job reference.

Closing date: Friday 24th of May 2024

Please note Lothian Centre for Inclusive Living (LCIL) provides support to individual disabled employers.  LCIL is not the employer and only provides the recruitment and administrative support to the individual employer.

 

 

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