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    One life, one career, make a difference today and call us about working with amazing young people! Click here to get a taste of what it's like working for halow with the Best Job by Far blog by one of our Buddies.

     


    FLEXIBLE PART TIME BUDDIES 

    Have you got what it takes to be a halow Buddy?

    Personalised one to one support needed                    

    Are you searching for a fulfilling role working with young people that fits around your daily life?

    We are seeking fun, patient, reliable and motivated people to join our friendly Buddy Service team. Buddies work flexible, part time hours, day time, evenings and weekends potentially perfect for fitting in around your studies, home life or other commitments. 

    Our Buddy service offers our young people with learning disabilities 1:1 support, promoting life skills, independence, social skills, leisure opportunities and assisting young people to access the local and wider community in ways which best suit them. Buddies and young people are matched according to their hobbies, interests and other individual needs.  

    All of our Buddies are DBS checked and receive a full induction, training, and supervision with opportunities to progress. Training modules include first aid, epilepsy awareness, safeguarding adults among many others. Read more about the role and what it's like to be a buddy.

    The vacancies for flexible buddies working across Surrey. 

    Location

    Hours of shift

    Female or male only buddy

    Fetcham

     

    Thursday 12-4pm or 1-5pm

    Either

     

     

    Dorking

     

    Tuesday or Thursday evenings plus additional during holidays

    Female

     

     

    Farnham

     

    Tuesday 4.30 – 6.30pm

     

     

    Male – able to support with computers and art

    Guildford

     

     

    Term-time Thurs 10am -12.30pm                  Fri 1.30 – 4pm

    Some holiday sessions may be available

    Male – experience of challenging behaviour

    Bookham

     

    Saturday or Sunday – 2 hours initially

     

     

    Male – pref able to discuss football and the news, willing to play tennis, squash and table tennis

    Farnham

     

     

    Alternate Friday 10.30am – 2.30pm

     

     

    Female

    Woking

     

     

    Sundays – 4 hours (12 – 4pm approx)

    Male preferable

    Email this to hr@halowproject.org.uk or send it into the office for the attention of HR.
    For a fun and varied fulfilling role please apply today and download the application pack below. Please note on your application form Flexible Hours. 

    If you any trouble downloading the pack please email hr@halowproject.org.uk to request a pack to be sent to you.

    Application pack:

    Flexible Hours Buddy Application Form

    Job Description and Personal Specification

    Flexible Hours Buddy Covering Note

    Equality Monitoring Form

    Applicant Privacy Notice 

    Closing date: Friday 24th August 2018 at 5pm.  Interviews will be taking place during the advertising period so please do not delay in submitting your application. 

     


     

    Building Futures Group  - Project Worker 28 hours per week, 10 month fixed-term contract  

    We are a young, vibrant and growing organisation passionate that the people we support have the right to expect the same life experiences and chances as any other young person and we are committed to making this a reality.

    Due to increasing demand, we are seeking to further develop our flagship project 'Building Futures Programme' with the recruitment of a new Building Futures Project Worker on a 10 month fixed term contract. The successful candidate will lead and support in the delivery of community based sessions to small groups of young people on the Building Futures Programme. Please watch our Youtube video to find out more about the programme:https://youtu.be/VNoqy-Mj9u8

    Building Futures encourages young people to find their voice, explore the choices available to them and build a person centred plan for an active adult life. Through personal development and life skills training a small group of young people will work through various aspects of independence with your guidance and support.

    To be considered for this post, you must have experience of leading group sessions, ideally in a teaching/coaching/mentoring capacity. Experience of delivering life skills and/or vocational training would also be advantageous, along with a demonstrable understanding of learning disabilities.

    Please download the application pack from our website: halowproject.org.uk. Should you have any questions before submitting an application please call 01483 447960.

    Closing date is Friday 24th August 2018 at 5pm - please do not hesitate to apply as interviews will be held throughout the advertising period.

    Building Futures Covering Note 

    Application Form 

    Job Specification and Personal Specification 

    Equality Monitoring Form  

    Applicant Privacy Notice 


     

    30 Hour per week Buddies

     

     

     

    Do you want to make a real difference to the lives of young people with a learning disability? Then become a member of the halow care team. We are currently looking for people to join our team of halow Buddies (Support Workers) to provide 1:2:1 support to our young people with learning disabilities promoting life skills, independence, social skills, leisure opportunities and assisting young people to access the local and wider community in ways which best suit them. Buddies and young people are matched according to their hobbies, interests and other individual needs.  

     

    You will be required to work 30 hours , which could fit around your life style or studies and meet the needs of our young people. This could be early mornings, evenings, weekends perhaps sometimes at short notice. Although training will be given you must share our passion that these young people have the right to the same life choices and chances as any other young person.

     

    All of our Buddies are DBS checked and receive a full induction, training, and supervision with opportunities to progress. Training modules include first aid, epilepsy awareness, safeguarding adults among many others. Read more about the role and what it's like to be a buddy.

     

     

     

    Application pack:

     

    30 Hours Buddy Application Form 

    30 Hours Buddy Cover Note 

    Job Specification and Personal Specification 

    Equality Monitoring Form  

    Applicant Privacy Notice 

     

    If you any trouble downloading the pack please email hr@halowproject.org.uk to request a pack to be sent to you.

    Closing date: Friday 24th August 2018 at 5pm.  Interviews will be taking place during the advertising period so please do not delay in submitting your application


     

    Weekend Support Workers for young adults (drivers)

     

     

     

     Do you want to make a real difference to the lives of young people with a learning disability? Then become a member of the halow care team. We are currently looking for people on a contracted weekend basis to join our team of halow Buddies (Support Workers) to provide 1:2:1 support to our young people with learning disabilities promoting life skills, independence, social skills, leisure opportunities and assisting young people to access the local and wider community in ways which best suit them. Buddies and young people are matched according to their hobbies, interests and other individual needs.  

     

     

     

    The hours will be variable covering weekends, which could fit around your life style or studies and meet the needs of our young people. There may be a possibility for more hours at sometimes short notice.

     

     

     

    Although training will be given you must share our passion that these young people have the right to the same life choices and chances as any other young person.

     

    All of our Buddies must have access to a car and have a full clean driving licence. 

     

    All of our Buddies are DBS checked and receive a full induction, training, and supervision with opportunities to progress. Training modules include first aid, epilepsy awareness, safeguarding adults among many others. 

     

      

    Application pack:

     

    Weekend Buddy Application Form 

    Weekend Buddy Cover Note 

    Job Specification and Personal Specification 

    Equality Monitoring Form  

    Applicant Privacy Notice 

     

    If you any trouble downloading the pack please email hr@halowproject.org.uk to request a pack to be sent to you.

    Closing date: Friday 24th August 2018 at 5pm.  Interviews will be taking place during the advertising period so please do not delay in submitting your application

     

     


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    There are always lots ways to get involved with halow, from volunteering to fundraising please get in touch with the team if you are interested on 01483 447 960 or info@halowproject.org.uk