Support Practitioners

  • Full time or Part time
  • £17,745 – £19,987
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 10th August 2020


  • Advertised from 21st July 2020
  • Salary: £17,745- £19,987.50 Pro Rata

Role

FULL TIME/PART TIME SUPPORT PRACTITIONER (ADULT SERVICE)

Community Interest Company (CIC)

Based in Edinburgh providing services to

Edinburgh, East Lothian, Mid Lothian and West Lothian.

20-30 hours per week = Part Time

30-37.5 hours per week = Full Time

Salary: £17,745- £19,987.50 Pro Rata

OUTLINE OF SUPPORTING POSITIVE PATHS CIC

Positive Paths is a post school, Day & Social service for individuals with disabilities. Our aim is to provide opportunities for ongoing education & personal Development while encourage goal focused outcomes with view of establishing work experience and volunteering roles. Our Social program & activities are informal and innovative way to allow parents and carers respite while members meet socially in the evenings/ weekends or go away on Short overnight breaks together.

Individuals set their own goals while following our skills based program that offers diverse and active ways to learn and live. The majority of our Day & Social services are undertaken in the Group setting encouraging peer learning and interaction along with positive social experiences. We have two 'learning/social' Bases for our members to access within Edinburgh where staff and members meet to access our Day & Social provisions.

Applicants will be encouraged to help develop our Services with our members and take with you your own interests/skills into your role.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE & SKILLS

· SVQ 3 Health and Social Care or equivalent qualification.

· Positive and motivated outlook.

· Ability to use initiative and problem solve.

· 3 years experience within the Additional Support Needs (ASN) /Disability field.

· Full clean driving license.

· Excellent communication, interpersonal and IT Skills

· Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

WE OFFER

Optional Company Pension Scheme

Payment of PVG

Ongoing support, Training and development opportunities

Promotion scale driven by your own desire to excel

Fixed or flexible working pattern

Working part of a motivated and professional Team

Valued and rewarding career with options to progress within the Company.

Competitive Salary in line with Scottish Government.

Application notes

Applications will be reviewed on an on-going basis so please submit your application as soon as possible.

Please see positivepathscic.com for further information.

Please call 07903962450 with any questions about the post.

Please email CV’s to Office@positivepathscic.com or email to request a full job description/application form.