Project Assistant Watch US Grow

The Gathering 2018

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Organisation information

Watch US Grow

Charity registered in Scotland SC030051

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Aims & objectives

Plant nursery, providing employment for people with learning difficulties. Also involved in a range of recycling and community projects.
Job number
Time of attendance
on a rota basis of 4 days- 9.30am-4.00pm - to be agreed with supervisor.
No of references
Not supplied
Hours (per week)
usually 4 days at work, 3 days off
Salary (£/hr)

Job description

Baby Steps in Falkirk is a Social enterprise which offers paid employment to adults with a range of disabilities. In the role of Project Assistant, the successful candidate will be expected:

To arrive on time, tidy and ready for work

Learn to work alongside our employees with disabilities

Be prepared to be trained in all aspects of REVOLVE Quality Mark for recycled goods

Help to prepare goods for sale

Work with customers, offering a friendly professional shopping experience

Help to record information about donated items and recycled targets,

Attend staff meetings

and there will be other ad hoc duties which will crop up from time to time, which will include attending information events, fetes and networking opportunities

Person specification

This person will be keen to learn, enthusiastic, reliable and a good timekeeper. They must be willing to learn and develop in this role, and be prepared to help to support adults with a range of disabilities

Additional information

This opportunity can lead to further employment such as social care, retail or social enterprise, and gives a good grounding in all of these career choices. Baby Steps is as positive forward looking organisation which is part of the Watch US Grow charity

PVG/disclosure requirements

Required - can start subject to a successful Disclosure/PVG scheme membership