Adult Projects Manager
Do you have experience of working with adults with disabilities, particularly those with complex needs?
Would you love to help us manage our daytime programme and other work streams?
If this sounds like you please read on……..
SoLO Life Opportunities is an established, growing charity that has an excellent local reputation. SoLO provides social and leisure experiences for Adults and Children with learning disabilities.
We are recruiting for an experienced, talented, energetic and flexible individual who will not only be able to manage some of our existing daytime services, but also work to design and develop our excellent adult services work further.
Applicants must have experience in leadership of staff, project and budget management along with working within the field of learning disability. A relevant qualification is desirable, but not essential.
This appointment is subject to enhanced DBS clearance.
The post is a part time initially, starting at 23 hours per week.
Salary £14.09 per hour.
Deadline for applications Friday 28th March 2014
Interviews week commencing 31st March 2014
We are also looking to recruit Personal Assistants and Holiday Activity Support Workers
Personal Assistants wanted for daytime, evening and weekend work. Up to 15 posts available £9.11 over 21 £7.31 under 21.
We currently have a number of positions available supporting young people and adults both in their own home and out in the community.
Hours are varied and can range from one hour a day up to 6 hours a day and are available Monday to Friday or Saturday/Sunday both daytime and evenings patterns are avaialble.
You will need to have experience of Learning Disability, preferably be a driver and must be reliable.
Applications will be particularly welcomed from young males aged 18-30
Holiday Activity Support Workers wanted for Summer 2014 £8.07 over 21 £6.11 under 21
We are currently recruiting for our Summer Holiday play schemes and activities programmes. Ideal candidates will have experience of supporting children with additional needs.
Sessional Workers for School Holidays
Do you have experience of working with children / young people with additional needs and want a job that gives you more than just a reasonable wage? Are you enthusiastic, patient and reliable? If so read on…..
SoLO Life Opportunities provide social & leisure activities for children and young people with learning disabilities. Our schemes take place during school holidays, evenings, and weekends in and around Solihull.
We are currently recruiting:
Male Support workers
(Requirement is compliant with the Sex Discrimination Act due to under representation and nature of some roles)
Support Workers with qualifications or competence in caring for children with Complex Health Needs/Profound & Multiple Disabilities.
Play workers holding a relevant play qualification
Applicants must meet one of these specifications to apply.
Posts are for work during the Summer school holidays so you must be available for a minimum of 15 days in the summer school holidays.
Additional work may be available at other times for successful applicants.
The current rate of pay is £8.07 per hour for over 21s, £6.48 for under 21s. (Including element of holiday pay)
We offer comprehensive training & support to enhance your professional development. This would begin with compulsory induction training on 12th July 2014.
SoLO are committed to Safeguarding children and Vulnerable Adults and will carry out DBS checks and reference checks before appointing staff.
Contact us for an application pack on 0121 788 3469.
Closing date for application 23rd May 2014.
For an information pack for any of the posts advertised, please download below or call the office on 0121-788-3469
Personal Assistant job profile and purpose statement
Support Worker job profile and purpose statement
Application Word Format 2014 application form