Support Practitioners for Pete and Dave (ZM/LL/NM)

Peter is a young man living in his own home in Newton Mearns, he keeps himself busy and leads an active life and enjoys spending time with family and friends.  Peter is looking for a someone to join his existing team and support him to increase his life skills  both at home and out in the community.  Peter is a big football fan, he likes swimming and going to the gym, he attends regular clubs each week and is currently working part time.  Pete requires staff to do sleepovers at present.
Dave is looking for someone to support him for a few hours each week to develop his life skills and help him to organise and plan his week, he is currently looking for employment so someone who is confident and knowledgeable in job searching and coaching would be ideal. Dave also leads a busy life and is out and about most days, he attends fitness classes, enjoys socialising with friends, attending Church and going along to football matches.

  1. Ref: ZM/LL/NM
  2. Hours:  16 hours per week including evening, weekends, and public holidays
  3. Rate of Pay: £8:75 plus overnight payment
  4. Area: Newton Mearns/East Renfrewshire
  5. Employer: Linking Lives
  6. Closing Date: 23 November 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

Good communication and listening skills
Patience and understanding
Fun loving nature
Understanding of learning disabilities and Autism
Good life skills (ability to advise and support on running a home)
Young at heart
Enthusiastic and forward thinking
Reasonable IT skills
Able to stick to boundaries

Requirements for this vacancy

For this position you require to be/have the following skills and qualities:

A current UK driving licence


More information

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