Personal Assistant Opportunity

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • East Renfrewshire
  • Closing 30th June 2021

  • Advertised from 8th June 2021
  • £11 per hour - 20 hours over Saturday and Sunday (10 hour shift)


Essential: Driver with own car and flexibility to work varied hours (notice will always be provided)

Desirable: Do you have experience working with children who have additional support needs?

What you will be doing

Our family require a fun and dynamic female to support us over the weekend initially to help fulfil family activities and daily tasks over the weekend. The family consists of 3-year-old twins and their 8-year sister; one of the twins has additional support needs and we are looking for assistance to ensure our children can play and enjoy time together at ease.

We are looking for someone organised, warm, patient and nurturing; a creative individual who will use their own initiative to help care for children who love arts and crafts and generally having fun. They are well adjusted, bright and kind children who get on well. A candidate with good energy and a cheerful disposition will suit best.

What we are looking for

  • You will be a qualified carer/nanny, or highly experienced, and have a passion for childcare. The family are particularly looking for candidates who have experience working with children who have additional support needs, as well as being flexible, organised and enjoy being outdoors.
  • You must be a non-smoker and a driver with your own car and a full clean UK driving licence.
  • You will also have up to date first aid training.

Candidate responsibilities

  • Stimulating development, keeping the children engaged.
  • Be willing to get specialist training to look after a child with special needs – in particular tracheostomy and gastrostomy care.
  • Helping with light household tasks such as cooking and cleaning.
  • General family assistance; be a support system for the children and the family.
  • Must be flexible to occasionally travel with the family as and when required (notice given).

Application notes

If you would like to apply please email your CV and cover letter to or you can call 07378258642 for further information

Closing date: 30th June