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Health & Wellbeing Lead Practitioner – Supported Living

  • Full time
  • £29,206
  • Craigmillar, Edinburgh
  • Closing 1st March 2020

  • Advertised from 22nd January 2020
  • Permanent. 39 hours per week
  • LP201


We have vacancies for 2 Full Time Lead Practitioners. Please note that this role has now been made permanent.

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 own homes.
  • 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.

Application notes

If you would like an informal chat about this vacancy please contact Lynn Spence or Andrew Smith on 0131 661 3366.

To find out more and/or to apply, please see our website at

Closing date: 1st March 2020