Job reference: MG WN EL

Area: East Lothian
Working pattern: Part-time
Closing date: Open
Rate of pay: £11 per hour

Rate of pay £11 per hour.

Elderly Lady with Dementia and poor mobility is currently looking for assistance with everyday living at home.

We require a caring assistant with a good understanding of the illness, is reliable, honest, a good time keeper together with a good sense of humour.

A car driver is an essential part of this position as the job is in Pencaitland, East Lothian, and there is no public transport to the job.

The postholder will join a small staff team and days and shifts can vary but length of shifts will be 1 to 1.5 hours. There are a total of 28 hours in the week that need shared by at least 2 PA. Please state in your application how many hours and days you wish to work. Applications from people looking for part time work, ie less than 15 hours per week, welcome.

As the lady has very poor mobility assistance is required with all day to day living.

  • Getting in and out of bed
  • Toileting & Bathing
  • Dressing
  • Administering Medication
  • Preparing & Serving Meals (includes light Kitchen duties)
  • There will also be times when sitting down listening and chatting will be of benefit to the lady.

Lastly, we are looking for someone who is Dog Friendly.


How to apply

To apply please send in your CV as soon as possible to pajobs@lothiancil.org.uk and remember to quote reference MG WN EL.

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