Organisation: SDS Options Fife Role: Personal Assistant Location: Kirkcaldy
Contract: Permanent Salary: £11.25 per hour Hours: 12 hours per fortnight
Closing date: Apply any time
A personal assistant is sought to help a 75-year-old female who is easygoing with a good sense of humour. She has experienced a stroke down her left side and- although hard of hearing- can lip read and is a lovely character. The family are happy to help initially until the routine has been learned. Shower hoist and turner for transfers in situ.
Applicants must have a caring attitude and a good sense of humour and be reliable with a positive and flexible approach to work. Having experience with hoist use and slings is preferred.
This role requires an enhanced check through PVG (Protecting Vulnerable Groups).
Duties and responsibilities
provision of personal care
assisting the client with bed baths /showers, drying, and changing clothes.
small meal prep for breakfast
social activity on Sunday to keep company whilst partner is out