Support Practitioner for Brian (BK/DC/DD)

Brian is a 22 year old man who lives in Troon. We are looking to recruit a dedicated support Worker to support Brian to remain active in his local community and encourage him to be all he can be. Brian likes structure and routine and is friendly and tactile.  He enjoys spending time with his family, Brian is a bit of an adrenaline Junkie and outdoor fanatic who likes going to theme parks, walking, and horse riding. He is giggly, mischievous and determined enjoys eating out, going to the cinema and swimming.

  1. Hours: Casual
  2. Rate of Pay: £8:75 plus overnight payment of £87.50
  3. Area: Troon, South Ayrshire
  4. Employer: Just Connections
  5. Closing Date: 6 July 2018
  6. Reference: BK/DC/DD

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

We are looking for people who can demonstrate the following:
• Positive role models
• An understanding of professional boundaries but also show humanity
• Possess Good Communication, listening and written skills
• Possess a good sense of humour and good fun
• Adventurous, forward thinking and motivated
• Energetic
• Patient
• Flexible in approach
• Confident promoting clear and consistent boundaries
• Able to stick to and promote structure and routines
• Comfortable with touch/tactile
• Able to show strength of character to adapt to challenging situations
• Strong community networking

Requirements for this vacancy

Essential for the role is that you can demonstrate the following:
• Work in a person centred way
• Understand the importance of family involvement and multi-agency working
• An understanding all behaviour is communication
• Possess excellent communication and written skills
• Work as part of a small team

• An understanding or experience of supporting adults with learning disabilities
• An understanding of Autism
• Full Driving Licence
• SVQ Level 2/3 in Social Care (or equivalent) or willing to work towards this

More information

If you would like an informal discussion before applying please contact David Drennan at Just Connections 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