Information & Development Worker Unity

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Organisation information

Organisation
Unity

Charity registered in Scotland SC020039

Website
https://www.unity-enterprise.com/
Twitter
https://twitter.com/unityen
Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/unityen
Good HQ
@Unity_Enterprise

Aims & objectives

Unity (formerly Unity Enterprise) is committed to promoting the rights of people for full cultural, social and economic inclusion within their community. Unity was established in 1989 as an inter-church initiative offering training and personal development to young unemployed people. Following considerable expansion, client groups now include; 14-16 year olds with school attendance problems or who have been excluded from school ; 16-18 year olds who wish to attain formal vocational qualifications; physically disabled people; people with learning difficulties ; offenders serving a custodial sentence and those who have been released from prison people who are long-term unemployed; people with mental health issues ;carers. Unity social enterprises include - Travel Options, Furniture Options and two cafés/caterers The Travelling Spoon.
Job number
10545
Location
Greenock
Time of attendance
Monday to Friday
No of references
2
Hours (per week)
25
Shifts/rota
Day Shift
Salary (£/hr)
£9.00 per hour

Job description

We train adults with learning disabilities for employment. This is done in a catering environment in a live working kitchen. We will train the adult with learning disabilities in all aspects of catering such as food hygiene, food preparation, customer service etc.

Person specification

Must have good communication skills, Good time management is essential, Must be a team player.

Additional information

Supporting adults with learning disabilities to more confident and less isolated.

PVG/disclosure requirements

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