Creative Wellbeing Assistant

  • VO62564


Description

Our clients are at the heart of everything we do. |As part of our Creative Wellbeing focus we are providing activities under the categories of Arts and craft, Music, Performance/Drama and Creative Writing. These are provided in a supported environment to help improve confidence and self-esteem, working with each individual towards their recovery and improved overall wellbeing. Our Creative Wellbeing activity area is a very social space and you will build trusting relationships with clients making them feel involved and engaged. As part of the team you will assist in the preparation of activities, inspiring clients to get involved. You will also assist the activity engagement workers in maintaining the workspace and materials used.

Organisation aims and objectives

Wisecraft is a joinery and craft workshop & gallery offering therapeutic work in a supported setting to people in Strathmore with enduring and/or severe mental health problems.

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Minimun 3 hours a week

Restrictions

Experience required: The role would require you to be a good listener with a pleasant personality and good sense of humour. You will be non-judgemental, be able to provide support and encouragement and work well as part of a team with our Creative Wellbeing workers. Knowledge of any of our four arts areas would be beneficial but it is not required as some training can be provided however it’s an excellent opportunity for you to showcase any specific skills and interests with a view to facilitating workshops
Travel details: Wisecraft, 10 Lower Mills Street, Blairgowrie PH10 6NG
Minimum age: 16

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Expenses details: Reasonable expenses p[aid
Support: Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet,
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Last updated 2 months ago

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