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Service Lead

  • Full time
  • £28,000
  • East Renfrewshire
  • Closing 27th July 2018

  • Advertised from 13th July 2018
  • 35 hours - fixed term until 31st March 2019.
  • REQ0000104



Do you have what it takes to make a difference?

Well this may be the opportunity you have been looking for.....

ENABLE Scotland is a dynamic and vibrant organisation dedicated to improving the lives of people with learning disabilities and we are recruiting for a Service Lead to support people in East Renfrewshire - Local Area Co-ordination.

Local Area Co-ordination is a preventative, asset based approach to supporting people to connect to their communities and build meaningful lives. The aim of the service is to build inclusion and it does this by supporting the people it works for to develop their individual capacity whilst simultaneously working with communities to develop their capacity for inclusion. It is underpinned by a set of core practice principles and the principles of inclusion and hence emphasises the rights of disabled people to participate in all aspects of community, private, public and social life.

Local Area Co-ordinators:-

* Help connect disabled people to social institutions, networks and facilities across all spheres of life.

* Support organisations and individuals to challenge and address inequality and social exclusion.

* Work with disabled people and their families, as well as with community groups and organisations.

* Work flexibly across organisational and professional boundaries

The Service Lead for East Renfrewshire Local Area Co-ordination will have operational responsibility for their own caseload as a Local Area Coordinator; as well as line management responsibility to a team of Local Area Co-ordinators who have operational responsibility for their own caseload.

This key role will provide the necessary leadership and management to ensure that the service delivers on its planned outcomes and evidences best practice.

If this is you then please click the link to apply now.

Remember this is #morethanajob - it's the first step to you making a difference and beginning your career with an award winning charity with its values at its core.

Application notes

For further information and to apply click HERE

Closing date 27/07/2018