Support Worker for Peter (LMCB/PMCD)

Peter is a young man living in his own flat in Newton Mearns and has a busy life filled with work and play. He enjoys spending time with family and friends and is looking for someone to join his team and support him to increase his life skills at home and in the community.  Peter loves football, going to the gym and swimming, he works part time, is involved in a gardening group and he also attends many social events/clubs.

  1. Ref: LMCB/PMCD
  2. Hours: Various
  3. Rate of Pay: £9.00 plus overnight payment
  4. Area: Newton Means, Renfrew
  5. Employer: Linking Lives
  6. Closing Date: 30 April 2020

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

The role is to provide direct support to Peter including overnight and weekends. This will involve:

• helping to develop greater independence
• emotional support
• maintaining his home
• to maintain his relationships/friendships as well as developing new ones
• supporting Peter to access activities and play an active part in his community in a way that makes sense to him

The successful candidate will be:

• Creative
• Confident
• Motivated
• Adaptable
• Compassionate
• Supportive
• Flexible

Requirements for this vacancy

Current clean driving license essential for this post

This post comes under the Rehabilitation of Offenders 1974 (Exceptions Order)

In line with the Scottish Social Services Council you will be required to have or work towards an appropriate qualification in order to register with them.

More information

Does this sound like you?

If so contact Zoe McDonald on 01563 825555 or Linzi McBryde on 07834 514723, 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