Male Support Worker for Jake (DD/JP)

  • Ref: DD/JP
  • Area: East Ayrshire
  • Hours: Casual - Casual – shift work including evening, weekends, and public holidays
  • Pay: £9.30 per hour plus overnight payment of £90
  • Employer: Just Connections
  • Closing Date: 22nd May 2020
  • Interview Date: TBC

Jake is a young man who requires support to live in his own home. Jake likes to be being out and about, going for long walks in the countryside, bird watching and visiting local attractions. Jake also enjoys playing golf, badminton, cycling, photography, watching and attending football matches. Jake enjoys spending time with his family and is an active member of his community.

Benefits of working with Partners Group:

  • Westfield Health Cash Plan Scheme (both employee and Organisation contribute)
  • Credit Union
  • Death in Service
  • Nightingales Counselling Service
  • Excellent Training
  • Be part of a committed team

Jake is looking for a team member who:

Has strength of character
Can adapt to challenging situations
Has a consistent approach
Has the ability to stick to boundaries and routines
Is active and enjoys long walks and traveling on buses
Is a good community connector
Can work well with Family

Requirements for this vacancy

Understand and work in a person centred way

Understand that all behaviour is communication

Have excellent communication skills

You should have experience in, or a real interest in supporting people with disabilities, particularly those who are on the autistic spectrum.

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

More information

If you feel you have the skills and qualities that James is looking for we would really like to hear from you. If you would like an informal chat about this vacancy please call David Drennan, Team Facilitator on 01563 825555, during office hours.