Support Practitioner for Jackson (AG/AW)

Jackson is a young active man who lives in his own home in East Ayrshire.  Jackson has the most infectious sense of humor and loves nothing more than laughing and joking with his team. He loves walking in all weather condition’s so someone who can keep up with Jackson is really important.  Jackson also enjoys swimming, cycling and music! Jackson is well connected in his local community and further afield in Ayrshire so a driver is essential as Jackson has his own car. To support Jackson effectively you must be adaptable, be able to think on your feet, be able to keep clean boundaries and structure in Jackson’s daily routines .
This work can be rewarding and challenging and will enable support staff to enhance their learning and development. A comprehensive training and induction package is provided as are ongoing opportunities for professional development. You will receive also a competitive salary, access to the company pension scheme and credit union.

  1. Hours: various including shift work including evening, weekends, and public holidays
  2. Rate of Pay: £8:75 plus overnight payment £75
  3. Area: East Ayrshire
  4. Employer: Partners for Inclusion
  5. Closing Date: 31 October 2018
  6. Reference: AG/AW

Benefits of working with Partners Group  

  • Westfield Health Cash Plan Scheme (both employee and Organisation contribute)
  • Credit Union
  • Death in Service
  • Nightingales Counselling Service
  • Excellent Training
  • Be part of a committed team


Jackson is looking for :
Someone with a great sense of humor
A good motivator
Someone who is patient
Is forward thinking and adventurous
Is a team player and creative in their thinking
Has ability to stick to boundaries and routines
Is a good listener, and a good communicator
Is confident promoting structure and can give clear and consistent boundaries
Has the strength of character to adapt to challenging situations
Is flexible regarding shift work

Requirements for this vacancy

Understands and works in a person centered way

Understands all behavior is communication

Must be a driver

Must hold or be willing to work towards SVQ 2/3 in Health and Social Care or equivalent

Must register with the SSSC within 6 months of starting with the organisation


More information

If you feel you have the skills and qualities that we are looking for we would really like to hear from you. If you would like an informal chat around Jackson’s vacancies please call Amanda Gibb Area Facilitator on 01563 825516 or Lauren Agnew Team Facilitator on 07875556579 during office hours.

To apply for this vacancy please download the files below. If you have difficulty completing the application form, please contact us: Tel. 01563 825555 / email