supporting, developing and representing community groups,
voluntary organisations, social enterprises and volunteering
  • SDS Options: Personal Assistant (Cardenden)

    Created: 03/07/2023
    News/Events Category: Job Vacancies
    This item will show under the following categories: Health and Social Care  

    Organisation: SDS Options Fife
    Role: Personal Assistant
    Location: Cardenden

    Reference: SDS/EM/270673

    Contract: Permanent
    Salary: £10.50 per hour
    Hours: 15 per week

    Closing date: Apply at any time

    Personal assistants are sought to help an 88-year-old gentleman with his personal care, meal prep and light housework, and him to social activities- such as a walk or even the pub; he has a keen interest in 60s and 70 music.

    This gentleman has a brain injury but communicates his needs. He requires assistance to get up in the morning, showered and changed. Light cleaning such as wiping around the bathroom after use would also be helpful.

    Applicants must have a caring attitude and a good sense of humour and be reliable with a positive and flexible approach to work.

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

    Duties and responsibilities

    • Provision of personal care
    • Assisting client to shower, dry, and change clothes
    • light housework such as wiping round the bathroom after use
    • breakfast and dinner prep and assistance
    • medication prompt




    What now?
    See other news/events in the Job Vacancies category
    Go to the main News page
    Tell us about your own news

Suggest an update/report an error/enquire about this page

News/Events Categories:

Children and Families (71 items)
Climate/Environment (10 items)
Community Events (1 item)
Consultations (9 items)
Employability (26 items)
Funding and Finance (49 items)
FVA News (5 items)
General News (10 items)
Goods, Donations and Services (2 items)
Governance (4 items)
Health and Social Care (50 items)
Job Vacancies (6 items)
Partnerships, Networks and Forums (21 items)
Social Enterprise (1 item)
Technology (5 items)
Training and Learning (52 items)
Volunteering (20 items)


Go to the main News page

Share your news/events

It's free! Tell us about your event, news, training, vacancy etc. by completing a short form and we'll add it to our e-bulletins and website - accessed by thousands of people every month.


Sign up to our e-bulletins

Subscribe to our e-bulletins today to keep up-to-date with all of the latest news and events across Fife's Third Sector.

Sign up for e-bulletins now