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

Current vacancies

In the role of Personal Assistant, you’ll enable the employer, a sociable and intelligent young man, who has a physical disability and uses powered-wheelchair, to pursue his interests and live independently.

Responsibilities

  • Assist him to eat, drink, and prepare food.
  • Assist him to brush his hair, his teeth, and deal with basic hygiene.
  • Drive his adapted, wheelchair-accessible van.
  • Assist him to attend various social and leisure activities.
  • Assist him with domestic tasks, errands, and administrative matters.
  • Assist him in and out of bed by use of a ceiling hoist when he feels tired.
  • Assist him to use his ventilator when he feels breathless.

Skills and experience

  • Excellent communication and conversational skills.
  • Understanding, patience, and enthusiasm.
  • Experience helping someone with a disability.
  • Driving licence and PVG check is essential.
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Self Directed Support Development Worker

  • Part time
  • £24,644 – £27,242 pro-rata
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 3rd April 2019

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 project development and creation of strategic partnerships
  • Experience of working within or alongside a voluntary organisation
  • Understanding of person centred working.
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Closed vacancies
This vacancy has now closed

Personal Assistant for Young, Physically Disabled Man

  • Full time or Part time
  • Sessional
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 5th March 2019

In the role of Personal Assistant, you’ll enable the employer, a sociable and intelligent young man, who has a physical disability and uses powered-wheelchair, to pursue his interests and live independently.

Responsibilities

• Assist him to eat, drink, and prepare food.

• Assist him to brush his hair, his teeth, and deal with basic hygiene.

• Drive his adapted, wheelchair-accessible van.

• Assist him to attend various social and leisure activities.

• Assist him with domestic tasks, errands, and administrative matters.

• Assist him in and out of bed by use of a ceiling hoist when he feels tired.

• Assist him to use his ventilator when he feels breathless.

Skills and experience

• Excellent communication and conversational skills.

• Understanding, patience, and enthusiasm.

• Experience helping someone with a disability.

• Driving licence and PVG check is essential.

Shortlist