Male Support Practitioner for Stephen (FT/SO)

Stephen is a young man who lives with his family in South Ayrshire. Stephen likes to be out and about, going to the cinema, attending his art and music group and going out for lunch. Stephen also loves bagpipe music and attending bag-piping events. Stephen also loves sports, especially, rugby, badminton, football and swimming.

  1. Hours: 7 Hours variable
  2. Rate of Pay: £8:45 per hour
  3. Area: South Ayrshire
  4. Employer: Just Connections (Partners for Inclusion Group)
  5. Closing Date: 23 February 2018
  6. Reference: FT/SO

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

Stephen is looking for a Support Practitioner who:

Shares similar interests
Has excellent communication skills
Is patient and has the ability to remain calm
Is respectful and sensitive in their approach
Is open minded and non judgemental
Has a willingness to learn
Has the ability to work on a 1:1 basis
Has the ability to work to a routine and structure
Is chatty with a good sense of humour

Requirements for this vacancy

Stephen requires a Support Practitioner who:
Understands that all behavior is communication
Has awareness or experience of supporting people with learning disabilities
Has a social care qualification or willingness to work towards this

*This position has a ‘genuine occupational requirement’ covered under the Sex Discrimination Act 1975. Therefore only applications from males requested

More information

If you feel you have the skills and qualities that Stephen 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 Service Leader 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 825555 / email