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Youth Coordinators

  • Full time
  • £21,532
  • Motherwell, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Inverness, Edinburgh and Dundee
  • Closing 31st May 2023


  • Advertised from 11th May 2023
  • 35 hours per week (evenings and weekend work included)

Role

Enable is one of Scotland's leading charities, consisting of three pillars - enable cares, enable works and enable communities.

Across the group, we deliver community projects and campaigns, self-directed health and social care support and employability and training for people throughout Scotland.

Enable Communities are now delighted to be launching a new programme for children and young people with learning disabilities, funded by Motability.

Delivered in 6 areas of Scotland, we will be designing and delivering a curriculum for groups aged 8-12, 13-15 and 16-18 years of age that enables them to develop new skills, participate in their own communities using active travel and have loads of fun.

Our Youth Coordinators will support children and young people who have a learning disability to become active, confident members of their community by supporting them to utilise public transport and develop their peer networking skills.

About You

We are looking for candidates who want to inspire children and young people with learning disabilities and can support them to become active, confident and develop new friends in their own community. Successful candidates will also demonstrate:

  • Experience working with young people
  • Understanding of the issues affecting transitions in to adulthood for young people with learning disabilities
  • The ability to deliver fun and motivating information sessions and workshops to children and young people
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written

Please see the full job description for more information.

About Us

At Enable, we're passionate about developing all our staff and provide an extensive training programme, combined with a commitment to create career development opportunities.

We also have an excellent range of staff benefits on offer including but not limited to:

  • Health cash plans providing a wide range of health benefits to help people cover the cost of their everyday health care.
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme*
  • Season Ticket Loans*
  • Blue Light Card

This is an exciting opportunity to join a group that continues to shake up the social care sector in Scotland making a real difference to people’s lives. Don’t miss the chance to help shape this journey.

Enable is an equal opportunities employer and our recruitment, selection and assessment process is based entirely on values, skills and competencies required of the specific roles. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds.

*Terms and Conditions Apply

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