Ref: GF WN Personal Assistant (Carer) Required by Edinburgh Man in a wheelchair.
A disabled man, living in Edinburgh, with a good sense of humour and interests in music and computers, is looking for a personal assistant to support him with daily living.
I require support with all aspects of my daily life as I have locked in syndrome, as a result of a brain stem stroke. A personal assistant should be respectful of my wishes and enable me to live my life how I choose.
You will be working as part of a team that will provide support 24/7.
The post is for 25 hours per week + 1 sleepover.
Day shifts are paid at £10.25 per hour and sleepovers paid at £67.50.
You may be required to provide cover for holidays and sickness.
You must be friendly and have a good sense of humour. You must also be patient, reliable and have good communication skills.
To apply, please complete and return an application form as soon as possible.
For more information and an application form, please obtain an application pack by either emailing or phoning and quoting reference GF WN.