The Direct Payments Support Service exists to support people to employ their own Personal Assistants and/or purchase services using direct payments. As an organisation we are not the employer, but assist people to recruit staff. If you are employed, your contract will be with the person in receipt of the direct payment and not with Dundee Carers Centre or the Direct Payments Support Service.

PA Vacancies

 


Personal Care Assistants are required for woman living with partner and two playful cats in family home in Dundee. Duties will include assisting with personal care and daily living tasks. An ideal candidate should have good communication skills, be physically fit, reliable, a good listener, patient, understanding and able to do tasks under instruction, though also to work with initiative.  It is also essential that you are a ‘cat lover’ and not allergic and have a great sense of humour. Females only need apply as permitted under Schedule 9, part 1 of the Equality Act 2010.

You will be joining an already established team and will be required to work every alternate weekend. The hours are Saturday and Sunday 10am – 12 noon and 1 hour Saturday and Sunday night (time to be negotiated).  You must also be available to cover through the week if one of the other PA’s are sick or on holiday.

Hourly rate: £11.30 per hour.

If you would like to apply please forward the completed application form to [email protected]

The Self-directed Support Service exists to support people to employ their own Personal Assistants and/or purchase services using direct payments. As an organisation we are not the employer, but assist people to look for staff if they need them. If you are employed, your contract will be with the person in receipt of Option 1 (Direct Payment) and not with the Self-directed Support Service.

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