Social Care

Part Time Group Worker (21 Hours)

Contract Full Time

Employer Confidential

YVA is seeking a creative, enthusiastic, and highly organised individual to set up and run new groups who has the flexibility to work evenings and weekends to meet the needs of our members with a learning disability. To be successful in this role you will need experience of working with adults with a learning disability, groupwork and networking in the community.

Fixed term contract for 1 year and then subject to further funding availability Travel within the Swansea and Neath Port Talbot areas. Having a driving licence and access to a car is essential.

Job Highlights

* YVA is seeking a creative, enthusiastic, and highly organised individual to set up and run engaging and enjoyable new groups that make a big difference to the lives of adults with a learning disability.

* Working as part of a small friendly and supportive team, with regular supervision and opportunities for training and personal development.

* Employee benefits include 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays, additional sick pay and NEST pension.

Job Description

Hours: 21 hours per week – Flexible hours to be agreed with chosen candidate

Fixed term contract for one year and then subject to further funding availability Travel within client homes in Swansea and Neath Port Talbot in own vehicle

Establish and sustain engaging and enjoyable new groups for adults with a learning disability across the area of Swansea and Neath both online and in the community.

Assist in the delivery of regular events and activities to adults with a learning disability and encourage membership of West Glamorgan People First.

Train and support vulnerable adults and people with disabilities to become volunteer ‘peer advocates’ and to attend relevant external events and activities and representative bodies