Deafblind Scotland is an award winning charity that champions deafblind people. With communication support, information and health and wellbeing activities, we enable deafblind people to have full and enriching lives. We change extraordinarily difficult lives into the ordinary, enabling simple pleasures like shopping, going to the football and meeting up with friends.
We are looking for cheerful, friendly Community Fundraiser with a can-do attitude, who is passionate about equality for people with sensory impairments to join our ambitious fundraising team.
The role will require development of existing fundraising initiatives including sponsored, bespoke, in aid of and community events and an ability to generate creative new ideas. They will also work with others across the organisation to ensure our campaigns including Deafblind Awareness week to achieve maximum profile for the organisation and support the growth of our supporter and donor bases.
The Community Fundraiser will need to have excellent customer service skills, drive and energy. You will grow income by developing strong donor relationships and will work across a broad range of fundraising disciplines. This will include working with our members. At Deafblind Scotland, we are creating a community where everyone works together to make the biggest possible difference for deafblind people and central to this, is working alongside our members.
Some home working considered.
RNIB Visual Impairment and Learning Disability services provide a range of specialist services to people who have confirmed or suspected sight problems as well as a learning disability.
This is an exciting opportunity for you to work within our Outreach service where you will support the independence and social inclusion of our customers 1:1 either in the community or within the building based service. Individual support plans are based around each individuals specific needs and interests and activities can include swimming, Rebound therapy, day trips, accessing college, attending music groups and fulfilling volunteering roles to name a few!
Use of public transport will be required as well as the use of some customers own vehicles. All our customers are working towards meeting achievable outcomes that will enhance and maintain their skills and offer them meaningful challenges and we would like to offer you the opportunity to become one of our team who are supporting them to achieve their goals.
In exchange we offer a competitive salary, a stimulating and supportive working environment and a benefits package including:
• 26 days holiday per year (plus bank holidays), which increase with service.
• Excellent pension scheme
• Training and development opportunities
• Free eye tests
Allander Homecare are looking to recruit compassionate, friendly, reliable and flexible staff who will support, encourage and help our service users to maintain their independence within their own homes.
We are a local company providing homecare services and pride ourselves on the reputation we have built within the area providing the highest quality of care services. We have been been recognised for the last two years as East Dunbartonshire Business Award finalists.
Our rate of pay is £8.75 per hour with increased pay rates over our public holidays.
There are up to 28 days paid holidays and mileage is paid for your travel between clients.
We are looking for positive, honest and reliable individuals who enjoy working with people. Those with a caring and compassionate nature are suited to this line of work. We can offer full training and great job satisfaction while valuing you for the work you will do.
Experience in providing care is a significant advantage, however, full training will be delivered to applicants who are able to demonstrate they possess the right personal qualities.
The company offers good career opportunities with excellent training packages, a friendly environment and the chance to complete SVQ training.
It is an advantage to be a car owner with a full driving license but non-drivers will be considered.
Working within our friendly team you will be undertaking a number of duties which include the following:
• Assisting clients to get dressed
• Personal Care
• Meal Preparation
• Assisting with bedtime routine and getting clients to bed
• Administering medication
We offer a variety of shifts patterns e.g. Full time / Part time / Weekends.