Support Practitioner (LJ/BL/GL)

Bruce and Gordon are two brothers who live in their own home just outside Girvan
Bruce is friendly and energetic he enjoys music, swimming and horse riding. He really enjoys sharing sensory activities with his staff.  He has specific mobility needs which sometimes require him to be supported to use a wheelchair
Gordon is chatty with a real thirst for knowledge. He enjoys photography, culture, historical day trips, and traveling, as well as using his IPad and computer
Bruce and Gordon’s parents have an active role in their lives and work alongside the team

  1. Hours: 7 hours variable and 28 hours
  2. Rate of Pay: £8:75 plus overnight payment when applicable
  3. Area: Girvan, South Ayrshire
  4. Employer: Just Connections
  5. Closing Date: 21 December 2018
  6. Reference: LJ/BL/GL

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 written skills
Ability to maintain and develop community connections
Promotes working in partnership with families
Housekeeping and cooking skills
The ability to maintain  firm boundaries
Understand why routines are so important
Works in a person centred way
Knowledge of autism beneficial
IT skills would also be beneficial

Requirements for this vacancy

Full clean driving licence
This role involves shift work including evening, weekends, sleepovers, and public holidays.
A PVG will be required as well as the abilty to register with The SSSC (Scottish Social  Services council)

More information

For an informal chat about this vacancy please call Laurie Jones Team Facilitator on  07530 932437 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