LiveIn PA/Carer for Festival & Events MA Uni Student £100 per day

Ask Jules
Edinburgh, UK
10 Oct 2019
24 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
AskJules are agents for university students with physical disabilities who choose to employ Personal Assistants to provide their student support and personal care.

Start: October 2019
Interviews: October 2019
Location: Edinburgh - Term Time Only
Pay: £100 per day worked
(Live-In - Weekends Only)
Accommodation provided whilst on shift

About our Client:

Ask Jules are recruiting on behalf of our client, a 22-year-old who will be attending Edinburgh Napier University in September and will be starting her Master's Degree in September, she will be Studying Marketing with Festival and Events Management.

She Is Physically disabled (wheelchair user) with a condition that is likened to Schwartz-Jampel Syndrome.

·Wants to make the most of her time at university.

·Takes pride in her appearance - getting her nails done etc

·Very independent and sociable but will also spend time chilling in the flat watching Netflix, TV, listening to music and shopping of course!

·Enjoys eating out on occasions

·Enjoys anything Marvel, Watching Doctor who, Big Bang Theory, And is really in to stand up comedy i:e Impractical jokers and live at the Apollo.

·Considers herself to have a great sense of humour who like all genres of music

About the job:

This is a great opportunity to spend a year doing something very different and meaningful before embarking on a further career.

·This job would be ideal for a recent graduate with similar interests.

·No care experience is needed as all training will be given.

·This is a great opportunity to really help make a difference to our client's academic achievements and university experience. Your role will be to provide personal, academic and social support to enable our client to achieve her goals.

·You will be required to assist - attending lectures and note taking, making lunch and helping to plan everything university related. (Good organisational skills are required to help keep on top of deadlines, extra classes and sessions etc).

·General cleaning of the accommodation required along with cooking.
· Occasionally going out for events, socialising or meals.
·Our client wants to live as any other student does at university and enjoys her own free time and having her own space as any 22-year-old student would. So, between you, you will work out a routine together.

·You must be able to respect our client's privacy and have an understanding of the need for confidentiality in all areas of your work.

About You

The ideal applicant will be a recent graduate, responsible, reliable and confident.

Skills required for this job:

  • The ability to quickly alternate between positions (personal care, note taker, scribe and proof-reader).
  • Knowledge or interest in Business and Marketing
  • A mature and responsible attitude
  • Good organisational skills and being able to work from your own initiative
  • Organised, patient, reliable.
  • Caring and have a good sense of humour
  • Be professional
  • You will be fully trained prior to starting, so previous experience of this type of work
  • Fluent in English
  • Be clean and tidy in both your appearance and ways.
  • You must be able to respect our client's privacy and have an understanding of the need for confidentiality in all areas of your work.

If you would like to apply for this position, please describe your interests and why you would be suitable in your covering letter.

AskJules is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults. All applicants must be willing to undergo the appropriate screening, including checks with past employers and an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service
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