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General helper with Teens Plus

This opportunity takes place between 20 Feb 2019 and 21 Feb 2019. Applications closed on 13 Feb.

Help a unique educational service for young people with complex communication needs, with gardening, admin, painting and just being a general helper!

Hours per week

5

Responsibilities

Help teens+ - a unique educational service for young people with complex communication needs, with gardening, admin, painting and just being a general helper!

Location details

20th February 12-5pm Meet outside Potterrow at 12pm 60 Ravenscroft St, Edinburgh EH17 8QW

PVG/DBS required?

No

PVG/DBS provided?

No

Training information

Training and guidance will be provided on the day.

Travel costs reimbursed?

Yes

Benefits to student

We can offer training and insight into working with people autism.

About you

Enthusiasm

Benefits to self

Teens+ (Transitional Education Extra Needs Support) is a unique educational service for young people with complex communication needs, autism; and its complexities, and behaviours that challenge services. We offer a lifelong learning and transitional approach to individual learning.

Additional information

Please dress appropriately, especially if you're interested in painting or gardening.
  • Type of activityCommunity, Disability
  • AvailabilityWednesday PM
  • University SchoolBiological Sciences, Business School/Economics, Chemistry, Divinity, Edinburgh College of Art, Edinburgh Medical School, Education, Engineering, GeoSciences, Health in Social Science, History, Classics and Archaeology, Informatics, Law, Literatures, Languages and Cultures, Mathematics, Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Social and Political Science, Veterinary Studies
  • Opportunity lengthOne-off

Employability skills

  • Assertiveness 0
  • Teamwork 0
  • Time management 0