Charity registered in Scotland SC011012
Down's Syndrome Scotland (DSS) is a parent led charity which was established in 1982. We are the only charity in Scotland dedicated solely to supporting people with Down's syndrome (Ds) and their carers. Our aims are that:
We have an exciting opportunity for a committed individual to join our Family Support Service Team which offers information and support to families, individuals and professionals on all aspects of living with Down’s syndrome throughout all stages of life. This service is delivered through telephone and email support, individual 1:1 visits, ongoing casework support, the creation of publications, talks to carer groups and through the delivery of training to parents and professionals.
This position is homebased covering the North East region. The role requires a suitable provision to work from a home office and the use of a car is essential.