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  • SDS Options - Personal Assistant (SDS/LW/266265)

    Created: 07/02/2024
    News/Events Category: Job Vacancies


    Post: Personal Assistant (SDS/LW/266265)
    Hours: 10 per week 
    Working pattern: Worked over three or four days, exact days and times can be negotiated.
    Contract: Permanent 
    Salary: £13.00 per hour 
    Location: Kirkcaldy 

     

    About The Client

    SDS Options is recruiting for a personal assistant to support a disabled single mum to live independently. She enjoys going to concerts and the park, gaming, and spending time with her 12-year-old child. You will be helping the client with everyday tasks.

    She is committed to creating a workplace that is diverse and inclusive, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community, inclusive of BME and LGBT+ communities therefore it is important that you also respect and share this commitment.

    About You

    SDS Options is looking for an easygoing and caring person with a positive outlook on life. You must have a real sense of fun and would enjoy spending time doing activities.

    You will be reliable but also have a flexible approach to work. Hours of work are open to negotiation but may require change dependent on the client’s health and wellbeing. SDS Options always provide you with as much notice of any changes to your working hours as soon as possible.

    As this role involves some personal care, the applicant should be either female or non-binary.

    Driver required. Member of the PVG Membership Scheme or a willingness to have a PVG Check Undertaken.

    The Role

    The support that you would be providing would include:

    • Shopping
    • Meal preparation
    • Light domestic duties inclusive of laundry
    • Personal care
    • Driving to, accompanying, and taking part in activities with the client and her child. Whilst the client's child will be included in activities, she does not need any support in respect of parenting

    How to apply

    If this sounds like you, please send your CV and a covering letter telling the client about your hobbies and interests and what has attracted you to the role. Your application can be submitted by e-mail or by post as follows:

    E-mail: [email protected]

    Post: SDS Options (Fife), DPHS Fife, Caledonia House, Pentland Park, Saltire Centre, Glenrothes, Fife, KY6 2AQ

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




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