01217793865 info@solihullsolo.org


Personal Assistants required for opportunities to work between 5-18.5 hours per week across both North and South Solihull

Do you have experience of supporting young people and/or adults with a learning disability?

Would you like to work up to 18.5 hours per week supporting our Service Users to access social and leisure activities within the local community?

Are you free to work flexibly on a shift pattern that covers late afternoon and evenings?

Are you available to work at weekends?

If you answered yes to these questions please read on.

We currently have a number of service users who would like to go out and have fun with a like-minded person. Equally they may like to stay at home and do things they enjoy such as cooking, watching a film, playing games or using IT.

You must be enthusiastic and reliable, with preferably, the ability to drive and use of a car.

If you are interested in joining SoLO as a PA please contact the office for an application pack or you can download an application form below.

Should you require additional information about these roles please contact Paula Burnham p.burnham@solihullsolo.org Vicki Horton v.horton@solihullsolo.org or Kat O’Donovan k.odonovan@solihullsolo.org or you can call the office on 0121 779 3865

Please note: Any current SoLO PAs can register their interest by emailing as above.


Waterloo Social Club- Support Worker position (must be 18+ re licensed premises)

Support Worker needed that loves to work in a party atmosphere.

Venue: The Kingshurst Labour Club

Times: 6.30pm- 9.30pm; Weekly

Rate of pay: £8.16 if over 21 and £6.54 if under 21 (including element of holiday pay)

Deadline date: 31st October

Interview date: Monday 3rd November (during the day)

Start Date: 12th November

If you would like to apply for this post and you are a volunteer you will need to phone the office for an application form and job specification, if you are already a staff member please apply by emailing me with your experience please contact Lynn Russell email  l.russell@solihullsolo.org


Meriden Adventure Playground – Support Worker x2

We are looking for two energetic Support Workers to work at the Adventure Playground on a Thursday, 3.30pm – 5.30pm (term time only). The Adventure Playground is an outdoor inclusive project based in Chelmsley Wood. Children with additional needs are supported by SoLO staff and the ‘mainstream’ children are supported by the Playground staff. The children chose freely which activities they would like to do e.g. use the playground equipment, woodwork, arts and crafts, fire activities etc…

Rate of pay: £8.16 if over 21 and £6.54 if under 21 (including element of holiday pay)

Deadline date: Friday 24th October

Start date: as soon as possible

If you would like to apply for this post please contact Kat O’Donovan on 0121 779 1801



Assistant Project leader – Musical Youth

Are you musical? Do you have a creative flair for music? Do you like a challenge? If you have answered yes then please read on……..


We are looking for someone to Project Lead our new music themed project which will build on the success of Drumtastic, bringing to it some fresh and new ideas that will engage our members in music. This position requires any interested candidate to have some musical ability and knowledge. You will both plan and run the session introducing new material and musical elements as required.


The session runs fortnightly, term time only, Thursdays 18:15- 20:45pm in Shirley.

Additional planning time is also paid.

Rate of pay: £10.20 per hour (including element of holiday pay)

Deadline Date: Friday 24th October

Start date: as soon as possible

If you would like to apply for this post or would like any further information please contact b.fox@solihullsolo.org  or call 0121 779 3865








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


Downloadable information:

Personal Assistant 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

Recruitment of ex-offenders policy statement     Ex Offenders policy statement