Support Practitioner



Organisation
Cornerstone
Reference
VAC-61253
Sector
Customer Service, Disability, Social Care
Location
Stonehaven
Salary Details
£21,294 (Part-time pro rata)
Contract Type
Part time
Hours per Week
16-30
Closing Date
14/08/2022
Are you looking for a rewarding new job where you can make a difference every day? Look no further!

Job Description

Our fantastic #TeamCS in Stonehaven are looking for new colleagues to join them on a part-time basis.  We have contracts available between 16 and 30 hours per week.

For these vacancies we will need you to hold a full driving license and have access to your own vehicle.  We give a generous mileage rate at 45p per mile for using your own vehicle.  All colleagues are also paid the hourly rate for travel time up to 2 hours between shifts.

The Role

We'll guarantee you heaps of job satisfaction, no two days are ever the same.  You'll play a HUGE part in making a difference in the lives of people living with disabilities and additional support needs in YOUR local community.  

Your support will enable these individuals to not only maintain their independence and continue to live in their own home; you’ll also help them to play an active part of their community too. 

About You

You don't need experience to start your career with us; we recruit on values and we'll give you all the training you'll need if you're successful.  We'll even put you through your SVQ qualification too!
 

All we’ll need you to bring is: -

A full driving license and access to your own vehicle
A caring and compassionate attitude
The ability to work well in a team
Confidence to go in the water as swimming is a regular activity
Great communication and organisational skills
A positive attitude with a willingness to learn
A creative drive to improve the lives of the individuals you support
Confidence in the use of computers


 

Shift Patterns

As we're dedicated to providing the best support possible shift patterns will fall between the hours of 0730-2100 hours and will include split shifts and weekend working on a rotational basis. 

Sound interesting?  What are you waiting for?  Apply today, we can't wait to hear from you!

Have any questions?   If you'd like to find out more, please contact Christine Herald on 07967790649.

We are looking for fill these vacancies as soon as possible and hold the right to close this advert early if we find suitable candidates before the closing date.  Please apply early to avoid disappointment.

Successful candidates will be required to join the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme and be committed to working towards an SVQ in Social Services and Healthcare with the support from our Training Academy.

If you’re successful in joining our team, we will need you to register with the SSSC within 6 months of starting your employment with us.

Cornerstone welcomes applications from all sections of the community and actively seeks to increase the diversity of our workforce.

Company Description

About Cornerstone

With over 40 years’ experience delivering great care and support, Cornerstone provides tailored, individual packages of care which focus on enabling people with a variety of needs, including learning disabilities, physical disabilities, autism and complex care needs, to live the best possible life.

We offer a truly personalised service. We work closely with the people we support, and their families, to determine priorities and to set goals. We are flexible in our care provision and will discuss what we can do to make the biggest difference to the lives of the people we support.