Support Worker for Xander (KC/XV)

Xander is a gentleman who lives in the Barrhead area he is passionate about football especially Celtic as this is his favourite team, he enjoys going to home games and cheering them on. Xander is also a keen artist and music lover. Xander enjoys trying new things and visiting new places at his own pace as sometimes he is not always confident. Xander needs someone who is patient and takes time to get to understand his communication. Xander has a really good sense of humour and enjoys learning about new people. Xander has a family and friends that he enjoys keeping in touch with

  1. Ref: KC/XV
  2. Hours: 14 hours variable
  3. Rate of Pay: £8:45
  4. Area: East Renfrewshire,
  5. Employer: Just Connections
  6. Closing Date: 19 January 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

• Work in a person centred way
• Understand all behaviour is communication
• Demonstrate excellent communication, listening and written skills
• Possess IT skills
• Work as part of a small team
• Promote with confidence clear and consistent boundaries, sticking to routines
• share similar interests
• Promote strong community networking, be forward thinking and motivated
• Possess a good sense of humour
• Be energetic

Requirements for this vacancy

• Understand the importance of family involvement and multi-agency working

• An understanding of their professional boundaries but also show humanity

• Have a full driving licence and ability to drive a motability vehicle

• An understanding or experience of supporting adults with learning disabilities

• An understanding of Autism

• Full Driving Licence

• SVQ Level 3/4 in Social Care (or equivalent) or willing to work towards this

 

More information

If you feel you have the skills and qualities that Xander is looking for we would really like to hear from you. If you would like an informal chat about this vacancy please call Karen Campbell Area Facilitator on 01563 825516, 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 reception@partnersforinclusion.org