An experienced Personal Assistant (PA) is needed, starting as soon as possible, to provide personal care and support for an older lady. She has a lively personality, is determined and has a good sense of humour. With limited mobility she uses Zimmer frame support. She enjoys meeting people but needs help with dressing and toileting. Good access to her accommodation with plentiful free parking.
We are looking for a person who enjoys being with the elderly, is friendly, outgoing, caring and kind as well as being reliable, trustworthy and punctual. She needs to be able to communicate clearly and have good interpersonal skills.
The post is open to female candidates only. This is a genuine occupational requirement.
The post is part time up to 14 hours per week to assist primarily during the early evening. The successful candidate will be working with a small staff team providing part time support during other times of the day.
Rate of pay: £17 per hour (£20 per hour weekends)
How to apply
To apply, please send a CV and covering letter quoting job reference RM WN EL to Pajobs@lothiancil.org.uk