Support Practitioner – KB/AM

  • Ref: KB/AM
  • Area: Girvan
  • Hours: Casual - Casual
  • Pay: £9.30 per hour
  • Employer: Just Connections
  • Closing Date: 28th September 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 enjoys music, dancing, 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 someone, who ideally should have the following:-

  • Similar interests
  • A strong community connector.
  • A good sense of humour
  • Is forward thinking
  • A mature outlook on life
  • Ability to stick to boundaries and routines
  • Patient, a good listener, and a good communicator
  • Confident, promoting structure and can give clear and consistent boundaries
  • Team player

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.

If you would like an informal chat before applying, please contact Karen Brown on 07811 451 802 during office hours.

This position comes under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions Order).