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Jobs

Project Manager Post – Children’s Team 

We currently have a vacancy for a Project Manager on our Children’s team. The post holder will be responsible for the overall planning, organisation, and line management of 2 projects and also support SoLO’s Personal Assistant service.

The post is for 22.5 hours per week – 6 of these are only guaranteed until December 2014 but with the aim of continuing thereafter.

Hours to be mutually agreed but will need to be flexible to conduct home visits to new members (usually after school) and occasional meetings or training out of normal office hours.

Rate of pay is £14.37 per hour.

Start date ideally 1st October 2014.

Applicants must have experience of working within the field of learning disability, and experience of project management and line management is highly desirable. Energy and enthusiasm are essential!

Due to the nature of the role the successful applicant would be expected to be available during the school holidays according to the agreed working pattern.

Appointment is subject to successful DBS and reference checks.

If you are interested in this role please contact the office 0121 779 3865 for an application pack or download from link below.

For more details contact Deb Jones on 0121 779 1804

Closing date: 1st September 2014

 

Match Point Tennis: Support Worker

A support worker is required to be part of a team assisting the group to learn basic tennis skills. You don’t need any tennis skills yourself as a professional tennis coach leads the session; you do, however, need enthusiasm and a willingness to commit to the project every Saturday during term-time. This appointment is subject to enhance DBS clearance and reference checks. The sessions take place term-time Saturdays, 1:30pm – 3:15pm at the Olton and West Warwickshire Tennis Club on Grange Road, Olton.

Rate of pay: £8.16 per hour if aged over 21 or £6.54 per hour if under 21 (including element of holiday pay)

Deadline Date: Friday 15th August

Start Date: Saturday 1st September

If you are interested in this vacancy please contact Jenny Ricks on 0121 779 1801 or email j.ricks@solihullsolo.org

 

Swimming South: 1:1 Male Support Worker

A male support worker is required to work 1:1 with a young boy on our south swimming project at Tudor Grange baths. You will need to go in the water and you will need to be vigilant and able to support the members to have safe fun. You will need to have experience of supporting children who display challenging behaviour and be CPI trained. The sessions take place term-time Fridays, 5:00pm – 7:15pm at Tudor Grange Swimming Baths.

Rate of pay: £8.16 per hour if aged over 21 or £6.54 per hour if under 21 (including element of holiday pay)

Deadline Date: Friday 15th August

Start Date: Friday 5th September

If you are interested in this vacancy please contact Jenny Ricks on 0121 779 0801 or email j.ricks@solihullsolo.org

  

Personal Assistants

We are currently recruiting various PA’s. There are a variety of working patterns: day time, weekends and evenings are available. It is essential that applicants have experience of supporting people with a learning disability.

Rate of pay: £9.20 per hour

For more information the posts we have available contact Paula on 0121 779 3865 or email p.burnham@solihullsolo.org

For application information pack, please download appropriate forms below or call the office on 0121 779 3865.

Personal Assistant job profile and purpose statement 

Childrens Project Manager job profile and purpose statement

Assistant Project Leader job profile and purpose statement

Support Worker  job profile and purpose statement

Application Word Format 2014   application form

Statement of Requirement updated  DBS statement of requirement

Values into action – project version SoLO’s Values Statement

solo equal opportunities monitoring form – staff & vols  Equal Opportunities form