Support Practitioner – Female Only
- The Richmond Fellowship Scotland
- Social Care & Nursing
- Contract Type
- Full Time
Would you like a fantastic new career in health and social care? Why not start your day hoping to make a difference and end your day knowing you did Here at The Richmond Fellowship Scotland we make a real difference in supporting people with their everyday lives and we have a number of exciting opportunities available at our Knightswood (G13 3EG) and Broomhill (G11 7NW) Services to join us as a Support Practitioner. As a Support Practitioner you will help provide a range of support to service users who have a variety of needs; some will also have physical and/or learning disabilities, some with limited verbal communication and some with challenging behaviour. This could involve practical support with the person`s daily life, personal care or helping to promote a positive, active and healthy lifestyle. We support over 2500 individuals with a variety of needs, some may have physical and/or learning disabilities and Mental Health some with limited verbal communication and some with challenging behaviour. Each person we support is unique so each support role will be different to the next, giving you the chance to really make a difference in that individuals life. Not only will you get a great sense of achievement as a Support Practitioner but in return you can expect fantastic career progression opportunities, award winning training and a positive enjoyable working environment. Previous experience as a Support Practitioner is great but a full training program is offered to everyone who joins The Richmond Fellowship Scotland, so even if this is a new career path for you, we would love to meet you. What matters most is that you have the right values and the right attitude. 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. As part of our compliance checks, all candidates will be asked, if successful, to undergo a risk assessment based on underlying conditions due to covid-19. Closing date: 19th June 2021. (We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time) Schedule 9 Part 1 (1)(1)(a) of the Equality Act 2010 applies to this post. PVG checks will be required of all successful applicants; having a conviction will not necessarily debar you from working in this sector.