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Personal Assistant

Personal Assistant

Dumfries & Galloway, Moffat

£12.00 per hour


14 Hours per week

Closing Date: 15 December 2023

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We are looking for a friendly Personal Assistant to help support Jean, who is based in Moffat and has dementia. Her interests include jigsaws and reading.  

Jean requires support with medication, meal preparation and prompting for personal care. She also requires some social support to encourage her to get out and about in the community. Ideally the family would like someone that has previous experience with dementia and with dealing with someone who has little insight to their needs.  

The support would possibly be late mornings and early evenings with the possibility of a third visit if needed. The hours of visits will be discussed at interview. 

 Working with this family: 

  • £12.00 per hour 
  • 14 hours per week 
  • Experience with dementia 
  • Friendly and patient and a good communicator 
  • Flexible working  
  • Clean driver’s license 
  • This post is subject to a PVG check 

Applying for this Vacancy:

Applying to join our family is easy. At the bottom of this advert, you can submit your CV and a covering letter directly to our hiring service. 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.

A full job description of this role is available by clicking here: JH - Job Description Aug 2023

For more information on this role, you can call Anne on 01387 403108 or 07395794168 using reference PA130AM.

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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