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SDS - Personal Assistant
Post: Personal Assistant Salary: £9.50 per hour Hours: Up to 9 hours per week Location: Glencraig, Lochore Reference: SDS/EM/057
A Personal Assistant is sought to provide support to 10 year old boy with Down’s syndrome, learning disabilities and complex needs. Experience and understanding of supporting individuals with epilepsy and seizure control, would be advantageous.
Supporting him to do activities (social and educational) at home to supporting him to access groups and activities in his community once a trusting relationship is established. The client enjoys playing with his cars, his toy snail and watching television.
A knowledge of children or be a carer/have childcare experience with special needs adults/children would be an advantage. A caring and nurturing attitude is required. Applicants should be a non-smoker.
Subject to Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme check
If you would like further information about the post, please call 01592 803280 or e-mail [email protected] and quote the job reference SDS/EM/057.