Lothian Centre for Inclusive Living (LCIL)
Lothian Centre for Inclusive Living (LCIL)

Charity registered in Scotland SC017954

LCIL is a user-led organisation providing a range of services that enable Disabled People to live independently in the community of their choice

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Self Directed Support Development Worker

  • Part time
  • £24,054 – £27,514 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 10th February 2020

LCiL are recruiting for a part time Development Worker to support the SDS Programme deliver workshops and peer support groups to disabled people, those with long term conditions and parent carers across Edinburgh and the three Lothians. The aim of the SDS Programme is to offer information and capacity building and peer support opportunities to help people self empower and live more independent lives.

LCIL is looking for someone with:

  • Experience of the creation, design and delivery of workshops and peer support groups
  • Understanding of Independent Living philosophy and Social Model of Disability
  • Experience of working within or alongside a voluntary organisation
  • Understanding of person centred working.
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Self-Directed Support Programme Co-ordinator

  • Part time
  • £29,166 – £30,841 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 10th February 2020

We are looking for someone with a can-do attitude to take responsibility for the effective strategic development and overall management of the SDS development programme and Self Management Support project including:

· Ongoing design and development of the programme and all of the activities within it to respond to the aspirations and needs of its participants

· Management, support and supervision, and development of staff and volunteers to achieve the above

· Ensuring that the programme is fully integrated within LCiL and LCiL’s core services

· Ensuring that knowledge and experience gained are disseminated within LCiL and to other organisations working in the field, especially other Disabled People’s Organisations

· Working in partnership with Edinburgh Health and Social Care’s Long Term Conditions’ Team to develop the Self Management Project

LCIL is looking for someone with:

  • Understanding of person centred working
  • Understanding of Independent Living philosophy and Social Model of Disability
  • Experience of strategically designing, shaping and delivering a project of activities
  • Experience of sourcing and securing funding
  • Knowledge of SDS strategy, legislation and health and social care processes

We offer generous pension & death in service schemes, as well as a supportive working environment.

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