Job reference: SR LM

Area: City of Edinburgh
Working pattern: Part-time
Closing date: Open
Rate of pay: £9.77 per hour

We are looking for an energetic, reliable and caring individual to assist our 12 year old son, who has Down’s Syndrome. We’re looking for someone to take our son out and about to activities he enjoys. Some regular activities might be going to his fortnightly Vox Pops Music group, and fortnightly ‘All sports’ club, which includes swimming, at Gracemount Leisure Centre. Outside of school term time he also enjoys trips to the cinema, the Natural History Museum, trampoline park, going to the Meadows swings.

The job will usually be on Saturday mornings 9.15am – 1.15pm, and on Thursday afternoons 3.30 – 530pm, 6 hours per week. The rate of pay is £9.77 per hour.

Experience of working with a child with learning disabilities, ASD and/or complex needs is highly desirable. This is a good opportunity for a University Student.

Applicants will be PVG scheme members or willing to join the scheme. References will be required.


Closing date for applications: 25th July 2022

Start date August /September.

How to apply

To apply, download the application form app pack 2022

or email or call 0131 475 2558.

CV’s will not be accepted.

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