Support Practitioner for Adam (KB/AM)

  • Ref: KB/AM
  • Hours: Casual - Casual
  • Pay: £9.00 per hour
  • Employer: Just Connections
  • Closing Date: 23rd February 2020
  • Interview Date: TBC

Adam is a young man who lives with his parents in Girvan. Adam has a very busy week, which includes working in his local community garden and race running. Adam also enjoys music and dancing. Adam also enjoys walking, go-karting, horse riding and swimming on a weekly basis.  Although Adam has very limited verbal communication, he can very clearly tell you what he does or does not want.

Adam is looking for a Support Practitioner who ideally should have the following skills:

• has similar interests
• Strong community connector.
• has a good Sense of humour
• is forward thinking
• has a mature outlook on life
• has 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

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

Requirements for this vacancy

You should also have experience of or a real interest in supporting people with disabilities to develop new skills.

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.

More information

If you would like an informal discussion before applying, please contact Karen Brown on 07811 457 802 or 01563 825 555 during office hours.