Job Advert for Daniel (ZM/LL/DO)

We have a great opportunity for someone to join an existing team providing support to a young man living at home with his family in Newton Mearns.

Daniel is looking for someone energetic and forward thinking who has a good sense of humour to support him to get out and about and do the things that he enjoys. Some of the things Daniel enjoys are going for drives, eating out, he loves listening to music and going to live gigs with some favourites being American country and Scottish/Irish traditional folk music. Danial likes to go to the pub and can be a very sociable young man. Daniel also enjoys family holidays and short breaks with his support staff.

For this position you will need good communication and social skills, you should have experience in providing personal care and be adaptable to different situations. You must hold a clean current driving licence.

  1. Ref: ZM/LL/DO
  2. Hours: 10 & 15 hour contracts, including weekend, evenings & public holidays
  3. Rate of Pay: £8.25 ph
  4. Area: East Renfrewshire, Newton Mearns
  5. Employer: Linking Lives
  6. Closing Date: 16th July 2017

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

Some skills & qualities required to support Daniel are:


good sense of humour

fun loving



good communicator

good family values


creative/proactive with ideas

Have the ability to carry out personal care tasks confidently whilst ensuring Daniel’s dignity and privacy are protected at all times.

Be respectful and understanding whilst working within the family home.


Requirements for this vacancy

Be respectful and understanding whilst working within the family home.

Have some experience and/or knowledge of supporting people with disabilities.


More information

or an informal chat about this vacancy please call Zoe MacDonald Senior Development Leader on 01563 825555 during office hours of Monday-Friday 9am-5pm


To apply for this vacancy please download the files below. If you have difficulty completing the application form, please contact us: Tel.01563 825 555 / email