Friendly and Approachable PA required for Man with Autism

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • City of Edinburgh
  • Closing 19th February 2023


  • Advertised from 20th January 2023
  • Hourly rate £13.45 to £15.45 (increased pay rate) 27 hours per week and the shifts will be 9-hour days
  • OB CEC ZM

Role

I am looking for a Personal Assistant who is friendly and approachable with a good sense of humour who is able to give me the space I need to continue developing but also guide me. Someone who is lively and fun, who loves music, singing and reading stories to others. A reliable, punctual and honest individual. A non-smoker. Someone who is not afraid of numbers and can calculate percentages confidently using a calculator. Experience in communicating with people with autism and learning difficulties is important and an interest in alternative therapies would also be beneficial.As a Personal Assistant is required to work one to one, it is important that the employer and employee maintain an open and honest relationship. Full training is given with full support on diet and enzyme therapy until competent. At that point the hourly rate will increase. A full driving licence with business insurance is required together with own transport. Working hours are 9 hour shifts. There is the possibility of extra hours some evenings and cover for respite including overnight. Day or days to be agreed.

The Post

The rate of pay is Starter £13.45 – 15.45 when the employee is confident with diet and enzyme therapy and can function independently

The post is for 27 hours per week and the shifts will be 9-hour days.

Application notes

To download an application pack please visit the LCIL website