Support Practitioner for Peter

  • Ref: KC/LM/PMcD
  • Area: East Renfrewshire
  • Hours: Various - Shift work including evenings, weekends and public holidays
  • Pay: £9.30 per hour plus overnight payment
  • Employer: Just Connections
  • Closing Date: 31st July 2020
  • Interview Date: TBC

An exciting opportunity has arisen to support a young man within his own home.  Various contracts are available to support Peter, a young man from East Renfrewshire.  Peter enjoys a busy lifestyle and likes to be on the go.  Routine is important to Peter and he is looking for people to join his team who understand this and who can stick to boundaries.  He has a great sense of humour and loves to have a laugh.  Peter is very close to his family and enjoys getting out and about and socialising with others.  He is a kind and helpful person and working with Peter is a very rewarding experience.  You will be supporting Peter in all aspects of his life.

Ideally, you will be:

  • Energetic
  • A good communicator
  • Able to stick to routine and understands the importance of it
  • Able to risk assess
  • Confident
  • Proactive and motivated
  • Able to promote clear and consistent boundaries
  • Able to work in a person centred way
  • A team player

Requirements for this vacancy:

  • Must be willing to work towards a relevant qualification for registration with the SSSC.  In line with the Scottish Social Services Council, you will be required to have or to work towards an appropriate qualification in order to register with them.
  • You will require to be registered with the PVG scheme before being employed with our organisation.
  • Full driving license and business insurance.

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

More information

  • For an informal chat about this vacancy please call Laura Munro on 07765246398 during office hours.