Organisation type: Social Enterprise
Supporting children and adults with Additional Support Needs (ASN) within an organisation to support/facilitate our members to achieve their goals, join and interact with their peers to develop friendships, develop their skills to achieve positive futures.
OUTLINE OF SUPPORTING POSITIVE PATHS CIC
Positive Paths is a post school, day service for individuals with disabilities.
Our aim is to provide opportunities for ongoing education and to develop work experience & volunteering roles. Individuals set their own goals while following our skills based program that offers diverse and active ways to learn and live. All our day services are undertaken in the group setting encouraging peer learning and interaction along with positive social experiences. We have two 'learning' bases within Edinburgh where staff and members meet to access our day provisions.
As part of the advertised role you may be asked to participate in our Social and Short Break Services. Our Social program & activities are informal and innovative way to allow parents and carers respite while members to meet socially in the evenings and weekends and choose activities.
Short Breaks provide parents and members respite in the form of weekends away and small holidays in the UK and abroad.
Applicants will be encouraged to help develop our services and take with you your own interests and skills into your role.
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE & SKILLS