*Male Support Practitioner – GMcC /SOP

  • Ref: GMcC/SOP
  • Area: South Ayrshire
  • Pay: 10.50 per hour
  • Employer: Partners for Inclusion
  • Closing Date: 28th January 2023
  • Interview Date: TBC


Stephen is a young man who lives with his family in South Ayrshire. Stephen likes to be out and about daily, going to the cinema, going along to his local pub to play pool and his local snooker hall, going out for lunch. Stephen loves listening to bagpipe music and attending bag-piping events. Stephen is very passionate about sports, especially rugby, badminton, football and swimming. Stephen enjoys travelling by bus to where he is going in and around Ayrshire.

Stephen is looking for a support Practitioner who:

Shares similar interests

Has excellent communication skills

Is patient and has the ability to remain calm

Is respectful and sensitive in their approach

Is open minded and non judgemental

Has a willingness to learn

Has the ability to work on a 1:1 basis

Has the ability to work to a routine and structure

Is chatty with a good sense of humour

Stephen requires a Support Practitioner who:

Understands that all behaviour is communication

Has awareness or experience of supporting people with learning disabilities

Has a social care qualification or willingness to work towards this

*This position has a ‘genuine occupational requirement’ covered under the Sex Discrimination Act 1975. Therefore only applications from males requested.

If you feel you have the skills and qualities that Stephen is looking for we would really like to hear from you. If you would like an informal chat about this vacancy please call Development leader Gina McClinton on 07811453177 or on 01563 825516, during office hours. Or you can email reception@partnersforinclusion.org