*Female Support Practitioner – FW/DB – Casual

  • Ref: FW/DB
  • Area: South Ayrshire
  • Hours: Casual
  • Pay: £10.02 per hour
  • Employer: Just Connections (part of the Partners for Inclusion Group)
  • Closing Date: 1st April 2022
  • 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
  • Likes dogs
  • Is a confident driver
  • Is forward thinking
  • Has a mature outlook on life
  • Has the 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.

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 01563 825555 during office hours or email at fiona.thomson@partnersforinclusion.org

You can only be appointed for this post if you are registered with the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme and are able to register with the Scottish Social Services Council when required for your post.

Please remember to put the Reference Code (FW/DB) on your application so we can make sure it gets to the right person.

This position comes under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions Order).

*For this position gender, is a “Genuine Occupational Requirement” in line with the Equality Act 2010.

*There will be an expectation that all staff will take up the Covid Vaccine.