*Male Support Practitioner -WC/GM/SO

  • Ref: WC/GM/SO
  • Area: South Ayrshire
  • Hours: Part Time - 8 to 16 hrs
  • Pay: £9.30 per hour
  • Employer: Just Connections (part of the Partners for Inclusion Group)
  • Closing Date: 14th August 2021
  • Interview Date: TBC


Stephen is a young man, who lives with his family in South Ayrshire. Stephen likes to be out and about, going to the cinema, attending his art and music groups and also going out for lunch. Stephen loves bagpipe music and attending bag-piping events. Stephen also loves sports, especially rugby, badminton, football and enjoys going swimming.

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
  • Loves walking and been out and about in all weather
  • Loves swimming
  • Someone to kick the rugby ball about with in open spaces/parks

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

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

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 Wendy Clark on 01563 825555, during office hours or email reception@partnersforinclusion.org