Vacancies: Personal Assistants and Relief Workers

posted 1 Mar 2012, 04:06 by Alistar Frater
The Thistle Foundation has vacancies for Female and Male Personal Assistants to support individuals in their own homes, based in the West side of Edinburgh.

Various hours of work are available, including weekends, sleepovers and Relief work.

Staff are required to have good communication and social skills to work effectively with families and other members of a small team.

Are you flexible and responsive?   Do you have what it takes to support individuals to achieve and maintain a great normal life? Are you a unique person who wants to share their skills and gifts and make a difference to someone’s life?   Can you help build friendships and find ways to contribute and connect to the local community? 

Applicants must have, or be willing to work towards a qualification meeting the standards required for registration with the Scottish Social Services Council.

In return you will have the satisfaction of working for an organisation at the cutting edge of designing individualised support arrangements that make a real difference to people’s lives.  On top of this The Thistle Foundation provides award winning training and other benefits such as a contributory pension, childcare voucher scheme and many others.

Contact: Jennifer Green, Service Support Administrator, on 0131 656 9917 or for an application pack, or apply online at

Alistar Frater,
1 Mar 2012, 04:06