Beannachar is a Life-Sharing Community offering a therapeutic and supportive environment for young adults with learning support needs. Alongside a core of live-in staff, called ‘Vocational Co-Workers’, and employed staff who live off-site, our life and work is further enhanced by an annual intake of short-term volunteers from abroad. This staffing mix creates an international flavour which is a highly valued aspect of our identity.
We are pleased to offer an exciting opportunity to manage and develop our Day Service (work and learning). Please see the attached candidate information and job description. To apply for this post please send a CV and covering letter to Recruitment@beannachar.org by Monday 4 October 2021. Interviews will be held on October 14 or 15. Please indicate your availability.
For enquiries, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a call with Jeannie Carlson, Community Director
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Beannachar Day Services Manager Job Description 19092021
We seek experienced support workers who are driven to support all to lead meaningful and rewarding lives.
Currently, the need is principally to support from Mondays to Fridays, this may at times include some mornings and/ or evening (i.e. from 7 am, or to 9 p.m.), but usually the need will be from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. to support during our day programme working alongside a young adult in the workshops.
At the moment the primary need will be to support one or both of the following young people:
A young man with a lively sense of humour, who likes a humorous and positive approach. He is diagnosed with autism and has epilepsy, experience with both is desirable, including administering recue medication, but training will be provided if necessary.
A young and very active young woman. She likes to explore and look at everything happening around her. Diagnosed with autism. She benefits from a calm, consistent approach and likes to be kept active with suitable tasks and activities.
Both young people need some support with personal care, therefore we are seeking female candidates only for supporting the 2nd young person.
Salary: £9.50 per hour
We're recruiting for Senior Support Workers to work alongside and under the guidance of the House Coordinator and Assistant House Coordinator in all aspects of House Management in one of the houses at Beannachar.
(Social Work) University student placements at Beannachar
Beannachar supports the work experience needs of university students by providing practical placements which contribute to their personal and professional development. Beannachar can offer a unique practice placement (practical university semesters) and is looking for university students who are enthusiastic, resourceful, and responsible learner/ practictioners. Many students have successfully completed practical placements at Beannachar, and we welcome UK and International students from a range of disciplines. These placements are as per the Voluntary Co-worker placements, and applications are handled accordingly.
We are looking for a temporary Work Leader for our day bubble. It would be an immediate start.
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