Support Practitioner for Mary (FT/MB)

Mary is a young woman who has just moved into her own home and is looking for a Support Practitioner to join her dedicated team. Mary requires a team to support her to live in her own home and to become part of her community. Mary enjoys listening to music, cooking, arts and crafts and going for long walks and going to the beach.

  1. Hours: 14hours variable plus sleepover
  2. Rate of Pay: £8:75 plus overnight payment
  3. Area: Ayr, South Ayrshire
  4. Employer: Just Connections
  5. Closing Date: 24 August  2018
  6. Reference: FT/MB

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

Mary is looking for someone who:

Has similar interests
Is able to maintain firm boundaries and routines
Is confident in promoting structure and can be consistent in their approach
Can maintain and increase independence
Has a god sense of humour
Is a good community connector
Is patient, a good listener and good communicator
Is a team player
Is flexible

Requirements for this vacancy

It is essential for this role that you can demonstrate:
Working in a person centred way
Understand that all behavior is communication
Have excellent communication skills
Has experience or understanding of supporting people with mental health and learning difficulties
*This position has a “genuine occupational requirement” covered under the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 and therefor only applicants from males requested.

More information

If you feel you have the skills and qualities that Mary is looking for we would really like to hear from you. If you would like an informal chat about this vacancy please call Fiona Thomson on 01563 825555 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. 0153 825555 / email