Support Practitioner for Steven

  • Ref: KC/SMcK
  • Area: East Renfrewshire
  • Hours: Variable - 14 Hours Per Week
  • Pay: £9.30 + Sleepover Payment per hour
  • Employer: Just Connections (A member of the Partners for Inclusion Group)
  • Closing Date: 26th June 2020
  • Interview Date: TBC

Steven is a young man who lives within his own home in East Renfrewshire he requires support within his home and to go out and about.
Steven enjoys going out in his car for a drive Steven is into his I Pad, DVD’s, listening to and playing music, music therapy, swimming, assisted cycling, sensory activities, therapet and enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Steven likes to meet up with people who have similar interest’s loves a bit of banter with his team member’s and family.

Steven is very friendly and can be quite tactile as this is how he communicates
Steven has a very close family that he spend time with every week

Steven is looking for a team member to :

  • be able to work in a person centred way
  • Understand the importance of family involvement and multi-agency working
  • An understanding of their professional boundaries
  • Understand all behaviour is communication
  • Have a full driving licence and ability to drive a motability vehicle
  • Demonstrate excellent communication, listening and written skills
  • Have good IT skills
  • Promote with confidence clear and consistent boundaries
  • Stick to and promote structure and routines
  • Show strength of character and adapt to challenging situations
  • Share similar interests
  • Promote strong community networking
  • Possess a good sense of humour
  • Be forward thinking and motivated
  • Be energetic

Requirements

  • Have a full driving licence and ability to drive a motability vehicle
  • An understanding or experience of supporting adults with learning disabilities
  • An understanding/knowledge of Autism
  • SVQ Level 2/3 in Social Care or willing to work towards this

If you would like an informal chat about this vacancy please call Karen Campbell Area Facilitator on 01563 825516/07811453491, during office hours Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm