Social Care Workshop Leader

EasyWeb NFP
05 Sep 2017
19 Sep 2017
Part Time
Contract Type

Social Care Workshop Leader 

Are you looking for a new role where you can provide support to the local community? 

Our client is a dynamic and innovative charity operating in East London. Over the past 30 years they have transformed the lives of people who come from some of the most deprived estates in the UK. They have achieved this by providing a distinctive, holistic and easily accessible range of integrated services in one place. Since 1997 they have worked collaboratively to create a new and unique model of delivery which has a holistic primary care operation at its core and became the first Healthy Living Centre in the UK. 

Position: Social Care Workshop Leader 
Location: London 
Contract: Self Employed Contract 
Salary: Competitive 

About the role: 

Working closely with the Social Care Team you will be responsible for the delivery of high quality workshops at the client's centre. The sessions will enable participants (members) to develop their skills, build confidence, develop their creativity and have the opportunity to showcase their work both internally and externally of the Centre. 

You will develop outcome focused session that enhance individuals’ health and wellbeing and that are delivered in accordance with out member’s individual needs and wishes. Members will have a range of support needs, including learning disabilities, mental health support needs, including older people and those with physical disabilities and complex needs. 

In particular we are looking for facilitators who can deliver workshops in Dance/Movement, Drama, Physical Activity/Yoga/Exercise, Music Sessions, Singing, Cooking Health Eating, Nutrition, Art Based Sessions, Video Making, Photography, Inclusive Sports/Games and Massage. 

About you: 

To be considered for this role you will have a good level basic education and training, including 5 GCSE’s or an equivalent professional qualification. You will have a professional qualification relevant to teaching or the workshop being delivered (as appropriate) 

Experience of facilitating workshops or group activities is required for this role, as is the ability to support people to learn and develop new skills and achieve positive outcomes. Experience of working in a diverse and multicultural environment is required and you will have the ability to develop relationships with a variety of people and work with them in a positive and cooperative way. 

It is desirable that you have experience of working with vulnerable clients specifically people with learning disabilities, mental health support needs, older people and people with physical disabilities. 

You may have experience of the following: Support Worker, Social Care, Group Leader, Vulnerable People, Mental health, Physical Disabilities, Charity, Not For Profit, etc. 

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.

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