Personal Assistant to Young Disabled Professional

£9.85 per hour for 30 hours per week
03 Feb 2018
04 Apr 2018
Social Care
Contract Type
Part Time

Application Deadline: Sunday, 11th of February, 11:59PM
Interviews will tentatively be being held the 13th and 15th.

The employer is a 31 year-old man with Cerebral Palsy who lives with his wife and dog in the Shawlands area of Glasgow. He works for a Glasgow based charity and has a number of additional roles. He is also in the final stages of completing his PhD at the University of Glasgow.

The position is for 30 hours a week Wednesday to Friday (days can be subject to change) and the rate of pay is £9.85 per hour.

Responsibilities and Duties

The main responsibilities of the role are:

  • Assist in his role as a Senior Policy Officer at Glasgow based charity, this involves typing, scribing, taking minutes in meetings, some travel throughout the year that may include overnights.
  • Supporting him with drinking and eating throughout the day, this involves preparing meals and feeding.
  • General housekeeping, cooking, cleaning, washing, ironing, food shopping and some occasional DIY.
  • Supporting him in social settings.

Qualifications and Skills

For this role you will need:

  • To be comfortable in providing one- to-one support including feeding and some dressing.
  • To be able to fit into an office environment and to offer support in a discreet manner.
  • To be able to maintain confidentiality between your employer and their work.
  • To be well organised and sufficient with writing and admin.
  • To be competent at food preparation and cooking.
  • Must be comfortable with dogs.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Able to work on their own and use their initiative.
  • Able to adapt to different situations.
  • Able to maintain professionalism.
  • Friendly and social.
  • Discrete and non-invasive.


  • This position is pensioned.
  • 5.6 weeks of holiday per year.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: £9.85 /hour

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