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  • SDS Options Fife - Activity Personal Assistant (SDS/IM/274798)

    Created: 28/02/2023, Updated: 01/03/2023
    News/Events Category: Job Vacancies

    Post: Activity Personal Assistant

    Reference: SDS/IM/274798

    Hours: 10 hours per week

    Salary: £10.50 per hour

    Location: Guardbridge, St Andrews area

    Contract: Permanent

    Qualifications required: PVG required  - if you do not have one then being prepared to apply for one. University student preferred but not essential. May need to push wheelchair on occasion

    Essential requirements: Kind, caring and a good sense of humour. Fun, active and likes to try new things

    SDS Options Fife is looking for a personal assistant to help a 24 years old female with getting back into the community. The individual is a wheelchair user who wants to be active, join new groups, and try new things. She is fun-loving and will be moving to the area.

    Duties include sourcing groups and activities; accompanying her to these activities; going for days out and connecting with people to build confidence.

    Applicants must have a caring attitude, a good sense of humour, and be reliable with a positive and flexible approach to work. Having an interest in being active is preferred.

    This role requires an enhanced check through PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups).

    Duties and Responsibilities

    • Meeting at the client's home
    • Assisting with planning and attending groups
    • May need to push wheelchair at times due to clients fatigue
    • Having a driving license would be beneficial but the client is happy to source transport if you do not feel comfortable using your own car
    • Hours to be discussed at interview and flexibility possible

    For more information, check out this Person Specification. To apply for this post please submit a copy of your CV quoting the job reference number above by:

    • E-mail: [email protected] or
    • Post:  SDS Options (Fife), DPHS Fife, Caledonia House, Pentland Park, Saltire Centre, Glenrothes, Fife, KY6 2AQ

    Closing date: Apply any-time

    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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