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  • SDS Options Fife - Personal Assistant

    Created: 23/08/2022

    Post: Personal Assistant
    Job reference: SDS/GM/616
    Salary: £10.50p/h
    Location: Glenrothes
    Essential requirements: Previous experience of working with people with autism
    Desirable requirements: Driving licence with access to own car

    SDS Options in Fife is recruiting for a Companion/Personal Assistant to assist a 37-year-old gentleman with autism with a real passion for fast cars; who enjoys watching stock car and rally racing especially.  He often visits Cowdenbeath to watch racing and also Knockhill and Crail.

    He enjoys cooking and listening to music from many different eras and activities inclusive of fishing, bowling and going to the cinema.

    You will be required to assist the client with the following:

    • Provision of support with my day-to-day living to support and promote my independence
    • Accompanying social activities and appointments
    • Preparation of meals
    • Assisting with personal hygiene
    • Assisting with medication

    About you:

    • You must have a caring nature, be patient and calm and be able to support and encourage me when I am feeling low and demotivated;
    • Be resilient and able to support me when I feel angry and have mood swings;
    • Be outgoing with a positive outlook and be able to motivate me;
    • Have a passion for cars and music;
    • Be friendly and outgoing with a good sense of humour.

    To apply, please send your CV quoting the job reference number above by via e-mail: [email protected] or via post: SDS Options (Fife), DPHS Fife, Caledonia House, Pentland Park, Saltire Centre, Glenrothes, Fife, KY6 2AQ.  Closing date for the post is Friday 30 September 2022.

    SDS Options Fife is advertising this vacancy on behalf of our client and is not the employer and cannot endorse any applicant and/or employer.

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