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Personal Assistant (PA) To Young Disabled Man

  • Full time
  • Sessional
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 7th March 2022

  • Advertised from 4th February 2022
  • £11.24 per hour. Full-time or part-time
  • CG0H



As a Personal Assistant (PA), your role is to enable the employer, a 28-year-old disabled gentleman and wheelchair-user in, to pursue his ambitions and live independently.

This opportunity is only open to holders of a driving licence valid in the UK.

Key Responsibilities

· Assist the employer with a range of social, work-related and domestic activities (and enable him to pursue his interests, desires and goals in general).

· Assist the employer out and about, including driving the employer’s adapted van.

· Assist the employer with tidying, laundry, shopping and other household tasks.

· Assist the employer with eating, drinking and preparing food.

· Assist the employer with dressing and personal care, including use of a ceiling-track hoist.

Skills & Personal Qualities

· Enthusiastic, outgoing and positive attitude.

· Excellent communication, social and interpersonal skills.

· Excellent time-management and organisational skills.

· Previous experience supporting a disabled person is desirable, but not essential.

· Driving licence valid in the UK is essential.

· Protecting Vulnerable Groups (PVG) scheme membership is essential.

Additional Information

· Opportunity is open to male and female applicants.

· Employment is dependent upon the successful completion of two paid trial shifts.

· Working hours are negotiable

· Training is provided

Application notes

How to Apply

To apply for this position, email your completed application form or CV to, quoting job reference CG OH in the subject line. Download an application form via the link below.