Community Recreation Worker

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Community Recreation Worker

Salary: £9.00 per hour
The Job:
This is a rare opportunity to work with individuals in the community and encouraging them to lead independent lives. You will be a really outgoing, energetic person who enjoys helping people reach their goals. You will be supporting young individuals with who have a variety of needs and challenges to become active members of the community.

The Duties:
The successful candidate will be responsible for promoting an independent lifestyle for the service users. You will be responsible for sourcing and linking them to activities of their interest within the community and encouraging them to develop their social skills. In addition you will be required to write their support plans.

Skills and experience required:

Must be computer and IT literate
Energetic and sociable
Previous experience in a support work role would be desirable
An excellent knowledge of the East Renfrewshire area and its amenities is essential
Its essential that you have a good knowledge of the local public transport system (Giffnock, Thornliebank, Newton Mearns)

What our client can offer:

As mentioned this is a rare opportunity and enables the successful candidate to make the role right for them. This is a chance to make a real difference to lives of young people in the local community and help them to achieve their aspirations. Our client offers flexible hours working hours and development opportunities such as assistance