*Female Support Practitioner – 22hrs – FT/FW

  • Ref: FT/FW
  • Area: South Ayrshire
  • Hours: Various - 22hrs
  • Pay: 12.00 per hour
  • Closing Date: 24th July 2024
  • Interview Date: TBC

I am a young woman living in my own home in Ayr. I am looking for a new female Support Practitioner to join my team.

I am partially sighted and require support with some daily tasks around my home and also support to go out and about. I have a car, therefore require someone with a full driving license to drive it for me.

I also have a small dog and take him for long walks so someone who likes dogs and enjoys going for walks is very important to me. I also enjoy comedy, football and cars.

I am looking for someone who.

  • Has similar interests
  • Like dogs
  • Is a confident driver
  • Is forward thinking
  • Has a mature outlook on life
  • Has ability to stick to boundaries and routines
  • Is patient, a good listener, and good communicator
  • Is confident promoting structure and can give clear and consistent boundaries
  • Is a team player

You should also have experience of or a real interest in supporting people with disabilities to develop new skills.

*This position has a “genuine occupational requirement” covered under the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 and therefore only applicants from females requested.

If you feel you have the skills and qualities, I am looking for we would really like to hear from you. If you would like an informal chat about this vacancy, please call Fiona Thomson during office hours on 01563 825555 or email fiona.thomson@partnersforinclusion.org