Thera (Scotland)
Thera (Scotland)

Charity number 1090163

Thera (Scotland) supports people with a learning disability to live the life they choose in their own homes and in the community.


Current vacancies

Top job! Service Quality Director

  • Part time
  • £49,698 pro-rata
  • Office and home based in and around Inverness and the borders
  • Closing 3rd February 2020

Thera (Scotland) supports adults with a learning disability in their own home, at work and in their local community.

To build on the success of Thera (Scotland) over the past 10 years, we are looking for a new Executive Director who has a lived experience of a learning disability.

Thera (Scotland) works from The Borders to Inverness and we are developing.

Being a Service Quality Director

As the Service Quality Director you will work with the Managing Director to run the company. You will check the quality of support Thera gives people with a learning disability. You will also help people with a learning disability to control Thera and have their voices heard.

About You

As a person with a learning disability you will:

· Use what you know about having a learning disability to help others,

· Talk and listen to lots of different people,

· Tell the other directors what they do well and what they must do better,

· Make decisions and plans about Thera (Scotland)

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Top job! Service Quality Director (home based)

  • Part time
  • £49,698 pro-rata
  • Office and home based in and around Inverness and the borders
  • Closing 3rd February 2020

Thera (Scotland) supports adults with a learning disability in their own home, at work and in their local community.

To build on the success of Thera (Scotland) over the past 10 years, we are looking for a new Executive Director who has a lived experience of a learning disability.

Thera (Scotland) works from The Borders to Inverness and we are developing.

Being a Service Quality Director

As the Service Quality Director you will work with the Managing Director to run the company. You will check the quality of support Thera gives people with a learning disability. You will also help people with a learning disability to control Thera and have their voices heard.

About You

As a person with a learning disability you will:

· Use what you know about having a learning disability to help others,

· Talk and listen to lots of different people,

· Tell the other directors what they do well and what they must do better,

· Make decisions and plans about Thera (Scotland)

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Support Worker

  • Full time or Part time
  • £18,302
  • Inverness
  • Closing 18th November 2019

Who are Thera Group?

Thera Group are a charity that support people with a learning disability in the community. We want to demonstrate that people with a learning disability can be leaders in society but we can't do this without you! We need Support Workers in Inverness area to make our vision a reality.

What does a Support Worker do?

The role of a Support Worker is to ensure the people we work with are safe, happy and lead fulfilling lives.

Supporting someone with a learning disability isn't just personal care; it's so much more. A Support Worker could be taking the people supported swimming, assisting with the weekly shop, or even helping to administer the right medication.

What experience do I need?

You don't need to have worked in supported living before to be a good Support Worker. If you are caring, kind and want to work in a job that is genuinely rewarding, this is for you. Experience of working with complex individuals would be a strong advantage.

You'll need to have great communication skills and be comfortable making decisions. A basic level of English and Math is also required.

What are the Benefits?

  • 20 days holiday + 9 days bank holiday
  • Contributory pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee support line to support you and your family
  • Support in gaining professional qualifications
  • Continuous on the job training is provided

This role is shift work. Driver, full UK driving licence, is essential.

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This vacancy has now closed

Community Support Leader (Team Manager)

  • Full time
  • £28,987
  • Inverness
  • Closing 18th November 2019

Who are Thera Group?

Thera Group are a charity that support people with a learning disability. We want to demonstrate that people with a learning disability can be leaders in society but we can't do this without you! We need a Community Support Leader in the Inverness area to make our vision a reality.

What does a Community Support Leader do?

The role of a Community Support Leader will be responsible for managing a number of teams providing support care to people with learning disability.

The Community Support Leader will ensure compliance with Care Inspectorate and other regulatory bodies. They will manage a team, ensure best practice and coach the team to do the same. This role is key to ensuring our service meets the needs of our supports and our organisational vision.

What experience do I need?

To be a Community Support Leader you will need to have previous experience in the supported living industry as well as knowledge of Care Inspectorate.

You'll need great communication skills and be able manage a team. You'll be computer literate, be able to manage budgets, show initiative and be comfortable when it comes to problem solving.

What are the Benefits?

  • 25 days holiday + 9 days bank holiday
  • Contributory pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee support line to support you and your family
  • Support in gaining professional qualifications
  • Continuous on the job training is provided
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This vacancy has now closed

Male Support Worker

  • Part time
  • £18,302 pro-rata
  • Inverness
  • Closing 18th November 2019

Who are Thera Group?

Thera Group are a charity that support people with a learning disability in the community. We want to demonstrate that people with a learning disability can be leaders in society but we can't do this without you! We need Support Workers in the Invergordon area to make our vision a reality.

What does a Support Worker do?

The role of a Support Worker is to ensure the people we work with are safe, happy and lead fulfilling lives.

Supporting someone with a learning disability isn't just personal care; it's so much more. A Support Worker could be taking the people supported swimming, assisting with the weekly shop, or even helping to administer the right medication.

If you would like to know more details about the role please click the job description below.

What experience do I need?

You don't need to have worked in supported living before to be a good Support Worker. If you are caring, kind and want to work in a job that is genuinely rewarding, this is for you.

You'll need to have great communication skills and be comfortable making decisions. A basic level of English and Math is also required.

What are the Benefits?

  • 20 days holiday + 9 days bank holiday
  • Contributory pension
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee support line to support you and your family
  • Support in gaining professional qualifications
  • Continuous on the job training is provided
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