Elderly gentleman in Oban area with spinal injury is looking for an experienced live-in carer to support him as part of a team. This will be a really varied role. You will assist the individual in all aspects of their care needs (e.g. personal, physical, emotional and administering medication). You will provide attention, when needed, over a 24 hour period, whilst ensuring the individual retains their comfort and dignity. During the day you may also accompany him locally.
It is expected that you will be pro cient in all aspects of manual handling and use of compensatory equipment.
Mandatory training will be provided and 'downtime' hours respected.
A background in nursing or health care would be advantageous.
Applicants should have a valid UK driving licence, be reliable, practical, organised, display compassion, be willing to deal with personal care and have a good sense of humour.
Successful candidates will be subject to PVG and will be required to provide references.
Please send CVs in confidence to
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