Support Practitioner for Adam (KB/AM)

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 Racerunning. Adam also enjoys music and dancing. Adam also enjoys 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 a Support Practitioner who ideally should have the following skills:

  1. Hours: Casual
  2. Rate of Pay: £9.00
  3. Area: Girvan
  4. Employer: Just Connections
  5. Closing Date: 1 November 2019
  6. Reference: FT/AM

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

has similar interests
is a strong community connector.
has a good Sense of humour
is forward thinking
has a mature outlook on life
has ability to stick to boundaries and routines
is patient, a good listener, and good communicator
is confident promoting structure and can give clear and consistent boundaries
is a team player

Requirements for this vacancy

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.

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

More information

If you would like an informal discussion before applying, please contact Fiona Thomson on 01563 825516, during office hours

Please remember to put the Reference Code (FT/AM) on your application so we can make sure it gets to the right person.

To apply for this vacancy please download the files below. If you have difficulty completing the application form, please contact us: Tel. 01563 8525555 / email