Job reference: DB WN EL

Area: East Lothian
Working pattern: Part-time
Closing date: Open
Rate of pay: £10.40

Teenager with complex needs, including autism, in Wallyford looking for personal assistant/buddy to be life enabling companion.  Must be outgoing, patient, and a good communicator.  It is preferrable, but not essential that the postholder be aged at least 25 to allow the postholder to drive motobility car and have full driving license valid in the UK.


Experience of working with people with Autism would be useful.  It is essential that the postholder have training in moving and assisting and either be a member of the PVG scheme or willing to join.


Rate of pay is £10.40 per hour.


There are three shifts currently available lasting 8hrs on a Wednesday from around 9am to 5pm.  Fridays and Mondays from 11am to 3pm


There will be occasional overtime and the possibility of further hours at the weekend, depending on funding.



How to apply

To apply please either send in your CV or complete and return an application form as soon as possible.


For more information and an application form please obtain an application pack.  This can be downloaded here or by emailing and quote reference DB WN EL.  Alternatively, you can call 0131 475 2558, quote reference DB WN EL and leave your contact details


CV should quote reference DB WN EL and be emailed to

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