Support Practitioner

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Job Title:
Support Practitioner


£18,861 pa

Closing date:
26th May 2020

Job Description

Why not join the Richmond Fellowship Scotland, the biggest & best social care organisation to work for in Scotland?

It`s not just a job but a career and more importantly you will help support individuals to live their best life possible.

Supported individuals are at the center of what we do, so if you`re looking for a role that can help make a real positive difference to someone as well as have some fun along the way, this role could be for you.

Our staff teams deliver high quality support across Scotland. We need caring, kind and helpful individuals to join us to help make a difference in people`s lives.

You will be a part of a committed team, supporting individuals with autism and associated complex learning disabilities. Some people may have complex communication needs and display challenging behaviours, thus will require a use of different communication tools to meet their individual needs.

All of the supported individuals need full support with all aspects of their life which could include:- Full support with personal care and/or prompting with personal care, support with cooking or prompting to cook meals, general household tasks, shopping and attending appointments.

We are looking for individuals that are flexible to the needs of the service - This could include working weekends, early shifts, late shifts, slee p overs and waking nights as and when required.

Due to the nature of this role, a valid license and access to a car is essential.

Whether you have worked in social care before or not our award winning training and support will make sure you are ready for your new role. You will also join an experienced team full of enthusiastic staff that will mentor you, provide guidance and support.

Not only will you get a rewarding career in social care by helping those support you can also enjoy some of the great benefits we offer:

- Enhanced pension contributions
- Generous annual leave
- Paid Mileage
- TRFS rewards scheme

Why wait? Apply today and let us welcome you to a rewarding and satisfying role in your local community.
Please apply below and let The Richmond Fellowship Scotland work with you to progress your career and help provide the best possible care and support to the individuals we support.

Closing date: 02/06/2020

PVG checks will be required of all successful applicants; having a conviction will not necessarily debar you from working in this sector.

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