Bath, Bath and North East Somerset (On-site)
£10 - £12 per hour depending on experience
Permanent, Part-time, 4 hours per week, including Wednesdays from 6.30pm to 9.30pm
Job description

The Club Leader will provide a wide range of age appropriate and fun social and leisure activities for adults with learning disabilities and additional needs, leading our Wednesday night club to provide activities that make a real difference to our members’ lives. 

As part of leading a weekly club session, the role will also support the club’s volunteers that are essential for the smooth running of club sessions and the club’s awareness and place in the community.

We are seeking a committed Club Leader, who is passionate about providing fun opportunities for adults with learning disabilities to increase their confidence, social skills and independence.

The successful candidate will be pro-active, patient and a good multi-tasker. They will also have good interpersonal skills to engage and develop strong working relationships with club members, support staff and volunteers. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Produce and implement a programme of suitable activities on a 6-weekly basis, in line with the aims and objectives of Bath Gateway Out & About.
  • Include local community-based activities within the programme and promote positive inclusion wherever possible.
  • Oversee the team of volunteers, guiding and supporting them to help with session delivery and to engage members in session activities.
  • With the support of club volunteers co-ordinate the setting up and clearing away of equipment/materials for club sessions and the activities involved.
  • Establish and maintain effective communication with parents, carers, statutory and voluntary agencies and other community groups.
  • Ensure that any emergency personal care needs are managed appropriately, if necessary, and to notify the parent or responsible carer in such instances.
  • Responsible for the maintenance of equipment belonging to the club and the equipment and facilities of organisations/sites used by the club.
  • Be responsible for the health, safety and welfare of all in attendance at club sessions; creating a clean, safe and hazard free environment and ensuring everyone departs club sessions safely.

 

More about Bath Gateway Out and About

Bath Gateway Out and About provides a wide range of age appropriate fun social and leisure activities for seventy or so adults with learning di... Read more

Posted on: 24 January 2022
Closed date: 23 February 2022 at 23:59
Tags: Social Care/Development

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