Columcille Centre
Columcille Centre

Charity registered in Scotland SC024228

Columcille provides day care, offering a range of activities with sensitive support, to adults with learning disabilities, a number of whom also have mental health problems.


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Columcille Centre provides creative day activities for adults with a learning disability.

We have a vacancy for a driver for our 12-seat minibus.

This position is on a temporary basis (3-6 months) to cover long term sick leave of our driver.

You must be eligible to drive a minibus, or hold a D1 license, if applicable, to be able to apply.

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Support Worker – Café

  • Part time
  • £20,818 – £24,116 pro-rata
  • 2 Newbattle Terrace, Edinburgh
  • Closing 7th March 2022

Columcille is a nurturing and creative day support environment which offers a wide range of activities for adults with learning disabilities, autism and mental health needs. Activities include gardening, cooking, crafts, drama, music, dancing, and joinery. Our guiding philosophy, which is to address the needs of the whole person by providing opportunities for creativity and active participation, is based on Social Therapy principles as developed by Rudolf Steiner.

This post is based in our café and the post holder will be supporting the running of the café on 2 days, taking over from a staff member who has ran the café full-time for 25 years and is reducing her work days. The postholder will start work in the café immediately on a Monday only and they will work elsewhere in the centre on a Thursday to enable their integration into the service, then taking over the Thursday in the café at a date to be agreed in 2022.

This is an exciting and challenging opportunity for someone who enjoys working with people to facilitate them to do as much as possible for themselves. The primary focus of the role is on supporting and enabling others, whilst ensuring a healthy lunch is cooked for around 25 people. Experience of supporting adults with learning disabilities and autism is essential as well as experience of food preparation and cooking.

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1-1 Support Worker (Female*)

  • Full time
  • £19,448
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 4th July 2022

Columcille is a nurturing and creative day support environment based in Morningside, Edinburgh, which offers a wide range of activities for adults with learning disabilities, autism and mental health needs. Activities include gardening, cooking, crafts, drama, music, dancing, and joinery. Our guiding philosophy, which is to address the needs of the whole person by providing opportunities for creativity and active participation, is based on Social Therapy principles as developed by Rudolf Steiner.

We are recruiting a female Support Worker fixed term for 12 months. The main responsibility is providing 1-1 support to some women who use the service. We provide building based, and community-based support. Experience of supporting adults with learning disabilities and / or mental health needs is essential.

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