Male Support Worker for Jake (DD/JP)

Jake is a young man who requires support to live in his own home. Jake enjoys being out and about, going for long walks in the countryside, bird watching, visiting local attractions. Jake also enjoys playing golf, badminton, cycling and photography. James also enjoys watching and attending football matches. Jake enjoys spending time with his Family and is an active member of his community

Ref: DD/JP
Hours: Casual includes Sleepover
Rate of Pay: £9.00 per hour plus overnight payment
Area: East Ayrshire
Employer: Just Connections (Partners for Inclusion Group)
Closing Date: 17 May 2019

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

Jake is looking for a team member who:

  • Has strength of character
  • Can adapt to challenging situations
  • Has a consistent approach
  • Has the ability to stick to boundaries and routines
  • Is active and enjoys long walks and traveling on buses
  • Is a good community connector
  • Can work well with Family

Requirements for this vacancy

Understand and work in a person centred way
Understand that all behaviour is communication
Have excellent communication skills
You should have experience in, or a real interest in supporting people with disabilities, particularly those who are on the autistic spectrum.

This position has a ‘genuine occupational requirement’ covered under the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 and therefore only applications from males are requested.

More information

If you feel you have the skills and qualities that James is looking for we would really like to hear from you. If you would like an informal chat about this vacancy please call David Drennan on 01563 825555, during office hours.

To apply for this vacancy please download the files below. If you have difficulty completing the application form, please contact us: Tel.01563 825 555 / email