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Support Practitioner

  • Full time or Part time
  • £21,704 – £23,007
  • Fife, Stirling and Falkirk
  • Closing 15th March 2024

  • Advertised from 16th February 2024
  • £11.10 - £11.77 based on qualifications, skills and experience


A fresh challenge doesn’t always mean starting from scratch – come and tell us your experience.

We all need support, at times, with something.

Disabilities and abilities are not too different – they can be visible, and sometimes, they can be hidden. We enable people to better manage the challenges they face in their lives, by working with them to recognise and build upon their strengths. And often we do this by listening to them, really listening, and working out a plan of support to help.

Understanding the role

These roles will involve different aspects of supporting people, including;

• Social Support to ensure people have a valued role in their community

• Medication Support to keep people safe with their prescribed medication

• Personal Care to assist people to maintain their wellbeing, including supporting individuals to maintain their personal hygiene and to manage their personal appearance through assisting them with a variety of tasks such as support with bathing and assisting with continence care

• Practical Support to helping people to maintain their tenancy by encouraging daily household tasks such as general housework, laundry, ironing, cooking, shopping.

Additional Benefits:

• 35 days’ holiday per year (pro rata)

• Time and a half payment for any time worked over 37.5 hours per week

• Carr Gomm will reimburse the SSSC fee for all new workers applying for SSSC registration

• Recommend a Friend Scheme (T&Cs apply)

• Additional mileage contributions of 45p per mile

• Fully funded SVQ qualification with support from a dedicated team

• Enhanced maternity, paternity, adoption, and sick leave

• A Defined Contribution pension scheme, with incremental employer contributions

• Membership to Lifeworks; employee well-being and perks platform

• Membership of a credit union

• Cycle to work scheme

• Discounts with leading hotels; and more!

If your experience matches our services, why not apply to work as a Support Practitioner with Carr Gomm?

If you are qualified, your starting salary can rise to your experience. Just complete the form on our website.

The best applicants tell us what it is about themselves that make them a good fit for the role!

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