Support Practitioner for Stuart (KC/SH)

Stuart is an energetic young man who lives within his own home in East Renfrewshire  he requires support within his home and out and about. Stuart  enjoys going for walks in around his community and Glasgow City Centre visiting bars and cafe’s of his choice Stuart really enjoys swimming, ice skating, roller blading music of his choice and trampolines. Stuart has his own car which his team drive he enjoys going out for a drive to visit new places.Stuart is a real thrill seeker, he is very friendly and can be quite tactile
Stuart has a very close family that he spend time with every week

  1. Ref: KC/SH
  2. Hours: 20 Hours per week variable
  3. Rate of Pay: £8:45 –  plus overnight payment
  4. Area: East Renfrewshire,
  5. Employer: Just Connections
  6. Closing Date: 14 April 2018

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

Be able to work in a person centred way
Understand the importance of family involvement and multi-agency working
An understanding of their professional boundaries
Understand all behaviour is communication
Have a full driving licence and ability to drive a motability vehicle
Demonstrate excellent communication, listening and written skills
Have good IT skills
Promote with confidence clear and consistent boundaries
Stick to and promote structure and routines
Show strength of character and adapt to challenging situations
Share similar interests
Promote strong community networking
Possess a good sense of humour
Be forward thinking and motivated
Be energetic

Requirements for this vacancy

Have a full driving licence and ability to drive a motability vehicle
An understanding or experience of supporting adults with learning disabilities
An understanding/knowledge of Autism
SVQ Level 2/3 in Social Care or willing to work towards this

This position comes under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions Order).

In line with the Scottish Social Services Council you will be required to have or work towards an appropriate qualification in order to register with them. You will require to be registered with the PVG scheme before being employed with our organisation.

More information

If you think you could be the right person to support Stuart or would like further information on this position then you can call Karen Campbell on 01563 825 555, 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 825 555 / email