Day Services - Workshop Leader (Textiles)

Thornage Hall Independent Living delivers a textiles workshop one day per week to tenants and day service users. We now require a Workshop Leader for this class so we are looking for an individual with not only excellent creative skills and experience but also an ability to work with the adults who use our services.  The ideal candidate will preferably have experience of working with adults with learning disabilities, some experience of working in a teaching role and you will also possess good communication skills allowing you to inspire and enthuse our tenants and day service users to develop skills and achieve goals.  Items created in the workshops are sold and contribute to the upkeep of the community.

Hours of work:  One day per week, 08:30 - 16:30

Salary:             G1 £19,885 per annum (pro rata part-time) subject to qualifications and experience

The successful applicant will need to undergo a DBS check.

If you are interested, please download and complete the application form and send it with a covering letter stating why you are the person for this particular job.  You can send your paperwork by email to or by post to Mrs C Hamlett, Thornage Hall Independent Living, Thornage, Holt, NR25 7QH but please mark the envelope "Private and Confidential".

Closing date for receipt of applications is 1st November 2019.  

Interviews will take place the week commencing 11th November.


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