Support Practitioner – LMCB/LH/JH

  • Ref: LMCB/LH/JH
  • Area: Renfrewshire
  • Hours: Various - 7 hours variable
  • Pay: £9.30 per hour
  • Employer: Linking LIves
  • Closing Date: 10th July 2020
  • Interview Date: TBC

Jackie, who lives in Paisley is currently recruiting a Support Practitioner to help her to ensure she keeps links within her local community, where she is known well and with family and friends. Jackie is a social butterfly and loves the local gossip, she likes to spend time, out for lunch, coffee and catching up with regulars in the places she frequents. She also enjoys the odd concert and listening to music. Jackie needs support to maintain her independence but to also assist in the day to day living tasks like cooking, cleaning, shopping and some personal care. Jackie has a great sense of humour and likes to shock, so it is important that support practitioners have a good sense of humour and a thick skin for those cheeky moments. Jackie has a big character and has the ability to make a lasting impression on those she meets.

What Jackie is looking for:-

  • Sociable and chatty
  • Quirky sense of humour and fun
  • Steady and reliable
  • Drive and enthusiasm
  • Able to work flexible hours including evenings and weekends
  • Able to maintain boundaries and follow guidelines
  • Understanding of mental health conditions is desirable


Full, clean uk driving licence

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

This post has a “genuine occupational requirement” covered under the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 and therefore only applicants from females are requested.

Contact for more info

For an informal chat about this vacancy please call Linzi Mcbryde on 07834514723 during office hours.