Health & Wellbeing Lead Practitioner – Supported Living

  • Full time
  • £29,206
  • Craigmillar, Edinburgh
  • Closing 4th October 2020


  • Advertised from 4th September 2020
  • 39 hours per week. Permanent.
  • LP203

Role

We have a vacancy for 2 Full Time Lead Practitioners.

This is an exciting opportunity to make a real difference to people’s lives. You will:

  • Lead a small number of teams delivering person centred support to a wide range of people living in their Work alongside people we support to plan and create great support plans focused on what really matters to them.
  • Support teams to think creatively about all aspects of working with the people we work alongside so they have great lives.
  • Be able to provide teams with strong leadership, which motivates and delivers your passion for really high standards of support. You will be able to provide effective coaching and to give strong direction when required.
  • Set up new services and support the creative use of personal budgets to support people to have great lives.
  • Provide individual supervision to your staff, facilitate regular Practice Development Group meetings, and set clear objectives for all your staff.
  • Have 3 years’ experience in supporting people with disabilities, working in a person centred way, facilitating groups and ideally managing teams, together with excellent organisational and IT skills.

Please see the job description and person specification for more details.

If you would like more information about this vacancy please contact Lynn.Spence@thistle.org.uk or Andrew.Smith@thistle.org.uk

Application notes

To apply go to: https://www.thistle.org.uk/work-with-us/other-vacancies

Closing date: Sunday 4th October


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