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Personal Assistant

Dumfries & Galloway, Castle Douglas

£11.00 per hour

Permanent

6 - 8 hours per week.

Closing Date: 6 October 2022

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Personal Assistant Gelston

We are looking for a Personal Assistant to help care for Kimberly who is based a few miles outside of Gelston, Castle Douglas. Kimberly enjoys Art, Theatre, watching films and having a browse through charity shops and museums with a hot chocolate. 

Kimberly requires emotional support as she suffers with anxiety. Desired candidate will be someone who can be Kimberly’s befriender and offer support and companionship when she becomes anxious or worried. 

It would be preferred that candidates only apply if they are from Castle Douglas or local surrounding areas to Castle Douglas. 

The position is 6 - 8 hours on a Saturday only in/around Castle Douglas area. There may be extra hours in an evening or on a Sunday for cinema/theatre trips which can be discussed further with employer.   

Requirements

  • A candidate with experience in working with Asperger's and Anxiety is preferred but not essential.
  • The right candidate will have patience and understanding.
  • It is important that the successful candidate/s are able to work as a team and communicate appropriate information to other PAs and parents as and when required.
  • Post is subject to a satisfactory PVG.
  • Successful candidate must be willing to cover holidays and sickness also.

Applying for this Role

Applying to work with us couldn’t be simpler. We’ve got an application form that starts by pressing “Apply Now”, and it works perfectly on your mobile phone if you prefer that. You’ll then hear from us within three weeks of the noted closing date. We’ll invite successful candidates to an interview so we can learn more about what makes each other tick, in a safe and secure way.

You can keep a track of your application in your profile management settings.

For more information on this role, you can call Rebecca on 07395794174 using reference RBKWCD0822.

RBKWCD0822 - Job Description

General Information

  • Please note that Capability Scotland is not the employer but is acting on our client’s behalf, who is the employer.
  • Capability Scotland is committed to providing services which embrace diversity and which promote equality of opportunity. We are happy to consider job-share applications if this is suitable for our client’s needs.
  • Capability Scotland is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable people and conducts thorough pre-employment checks on all preferred candidates on behalf of our client.
  • A copy of Capability Scotland’s Equality and Diversity Policy is available upon request from the HR Team.

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