*Female Support Practitioner LMcB/JH – 7 and 14 hour posts

  • Ref: LMcB/JH
  • Area: Renfrewshire
  • Hours: Part Time - 14
  • Pay: £9.50, soon rising to £10.02 per hour
  • Employer: Partners for Inclusion Group
  • Closing Date: 30th November 2021
  • Interview Date: TBC

Jackie is looking for an enthusiastic & motivated person to support her with her day to day living and doing all the things she enjoys.

Jackie enjoys going round the shops, drives in her car,  spending time in local cafe’s, meeting friends for meals or social events, going to the occasional concert or theatre and occasional day trips as well as spending some time with her family. 

Jackie is great company, full of fun and likes banter, gossiping and socialising. We hope she won’t mind us describing her as a mature lady who is young at heart. She likes people who are chatty, sociable and sensible who can help her have high expectations for herself.  Jackie also needs support with daily household chores including maintaining her home, finances, personal care and other day to day living tasks.

The team members should be able to work to a high standard in the following areas:

  • Finding opportunities for Jackie and supporting her to make the most of them
  • Communication with colleagues, Jackie’s family and external agencies
  • Being part of a self-managing and autonomous team
  • Following policies and procedures to ensure Jackie, the team and the organisation is kept safe
  • Be committed to personal development for Jackie and individual team members.

For this position you should be patient, caring and reliable, not easily offended and have a good sense of humour. Staff should be able to stick to boundaries and work in a consistent manner to support Jackie and your colleagues.  The support is over 7 days a week therefore working some weekends, public holidays and the occasional evening are essential.

For this position you must hold a clean current UK driving licence and be confident in driving a Motability car and travelling around the places Jackie wants to visit.

*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.