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SDS - Senior Personal Assistant (Females only)
Post: Senior Personal Assistant (Females only) Salary: £11.00 per hour Hours: 36 hours per week Location: Dunfermline Reference: SDS/LMcM/056
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Personal Assistant to lead a team of personal assistants who provide care for a young woman in her own home in the Rosyth area in Fife. The successful candidate will have extensive experience in caring for people with a learning disability and preferably with autism. Previous senior experience involving supervising staff is essential. The post holder will carry out her responsibilities as a senior whilst providing care alongside the team and will support, encourage, and inspire the team to offer the highest standard of care.
Care is provided on a 24 hour basis seven days a week. The rota is predominantly 12 hour day shifts with 12 hour sleeping night shifts. Nightshift hours are paid at the same hourly rate as day shift and are included in contracted hours.
Subject to Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme check
A full clean driving licence is desirable but not essential
Previous experience of working within a support and care background and with disabled people is required
If you would like further information about the post, please call 01592 803280 or e-mail [email protected] and quote the job reference SDS/LMcM/056.